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
7%
10%
74%
7%
39
flagUkraine
3%
7%
73%
11%
26
flagAustralia
4%
11%
72%
9%
43
flagItaly
18%
12%
66%
0%
54
flagAustria
16%
13%
66%
3%
30
flagBelgium
7%
7%
66%
18%
27
flagNorway
7%
18%
63%
7%
38
flagthe United Arab Emirates
7%
11%
61%
15%
26
flagDenmark
8%
14%
60%
17%
35
flagSweden
13%
8%
60%
17%
23
flagFrance
18%
5%
58%
16%
53
flagthe United States
11%
19%
56%
11%
453
flagGermany
18%
15%
54%
11%
223
flagPoland
16%
17%
53%
11%
14608
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
17%
53%
12%
488
flagthe Netherlands
11%
22%
50%
16%
68
flagCanada
16%
13%
50%
17%
67
flagIndia
18%
20%
49%
10%
69
flagUnknown
20%
21%
45%
12%
102
flagRepublic of Ireland
22%
16%
35%
24%
53

Gender

men51%
women48%
Egypt
16%
19%
Argentina
20%
19%
Australia
51%
48%
Georgia
11%
12%

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