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

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