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%
6%
82%
8%
50
flagAustralia
7%
8%
71%
10%
57
flagAustria
15%
12%
69%
2%
39
flagSpain
10%
12%
68%
10%
50
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
9%
68%
12%
32
flagNorway
9%
16%
62%
7%
53
flagBelgium
20%
5%
60%
14%
35
flagItaly
23%
10%
59%
5%
76
flagthe United States
11%
19%
58%
9%
566
flagDenmark
10%
13%
57%
18%
38
flagFrance
18%
8%
56%
16%
60
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
16%
55%
12%
639
flagGermany
17%
15%
55%
11%
302
flagthe Netherlands
9%
20%
53%
15%
91
flagPoland
17%
18%
52%
11%
22299
flagCanada
15%
13%
50%
18%
79
flagSweden
14%
16%
50%
19%
42
flagIndia
18%
20%
48%
11%
85
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
15%
41%
22%
70
flagUnknown
21%
29%
36%
12%
1367

Gender

men43%
women47%
Egypt
19%
20%
Argentina
25%
19%
Australia
43%
47%
Georgia
11%
12%

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