Geography Quiz / Countries by Literal Meaning

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Can you name the countries by what their names literally mean (including the etymology of all proper names)?

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MeaningCountryEtymology
village
land of burnt faces
green cape
city of prophecy
silver land
dove land
shrimp
two seas
fort
land of the spear men
friend of horses
land of young cattle
river land
venerable island
water's edge
MeaningCountryEtymology
fields
protected by fire
bright noble youth
moon
bearded ones
house of stone
eight standing together
windmill valley
between the rivers
tall mountain
palace island
lion city
persevere with God
little castle
shallow sea

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