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

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