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
flagSpain
8%
10%
75%
5%
37
flagAustralia
5%
12%
69%
10%
39
flagItaly
19%
12%
68%
0%
47
flagAustria
14%
14%
66%
3%
27
flagBelgium
9%
9%
63%
18%
22
flagSweden
16%
11%
61%
11%
18
flagDenmark
7%
14%
59%
18%
27
flagNorway
9%
22%
58%
9%
31
flagRussia
14%
14%
57%
14%
14
flagGermany
18%
15%
56%
9%
177
flagthe United States
13%
19%
55%
11%
390
flagPoland
17%
17%
53%
11%
12306
flagLithuania
15%
23%
53%
7%
13
flagthe United Kingdom
16%
19%
50%
12%
362
flagFrance
25%
5%
50%
20%
40
flagUkraine
8%
16%
50%
16%
12
flagIndia
20%
20%
47%
10%
59
flagCanada
18%
14%
46%
18%
54
flagthe Netherlands
10%
29%
44%
14%
47
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
17%
42%
20%
40

Gender

men51%
women48%
Egypt
16%
20%
Argentina
20%
18%
Australia
51%
48%
Georgia
11%
12%

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