Which country derives its name from the word "South"?

Egypt
Argentina
Australia
Georgia
"Aus­tral­is" means "South" in Latin. Fol­low­ing European dis­cov­ery, names for the Aus­tralian landmass were often ref­er­ences to the leg­endary Terra Aus­tralis Incog­ni­ta - an "unknown land of the South" which appeared on many maps since Roman times.

Answers distribution

Egypt
Argentina
Australia
Georgia
answers
flagUkraine
2%
7%
78%
9%
41
flagAustralia
7%
8%
71%
10%
56
flagAustria
15%
12%
69%
2%
39
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
9%
68%
12%
32
flagSpain
10%
12%
67%
10%
49
flagNorway
9%
17%
61%
7%
52
flagBelgium
20%
5%
60%
14%
35
flagthe United States
11%
18%
58%
10%
533
flagItaly
24%
10%
57%
5%
73
flagFrance
17%
8%
57%
15%
57
flagDenmark
10%
13%
57%
18%
38
flagGermany
17%
14%
56%
10%
294
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
16%
54%
12%
604
flagPoland
17%
18%
52%
11%
21324
flagthe Netherlands
10%
21%
52%
14%
87
flagCanada
15%
14%
50%
18%
77
flagIndia
19%
20%
48%
10%
84
flagSweden
15%
17%
47%
20%
40
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
15%
40%
23%
64
flagUnknown
21%
29%
36%
12%
1316

Gender

men43%
women46%
Egypt
19%
20%
Argentina
25%
19%
Australia
43%
47%
Georgia
11%
12%

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