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
flagAustralia
4%
12%
70%
9%
41
flagUkraine
4%
8%
70%
12%
24
flagItaly
20%
12%
68%
0%
50
flagAustria
16%
13%
66%
3%
30
flagSweden
14%
9%
66%
9%
21
flagBelgium
8%
8%
64%
20%
25
flagNorway
7%
18%
63%
7%
38
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
13%
60%
13%
23
flagFrance
19%
3%
59%
17%
52
flagDenmark
8%
14%
58%
17%
34
flagthe United States
12%
19%
56%
11%
438
flagPoland
16%
17%
53%
11%
13977
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
17%
53%
12%
457
flagGermany
19%
16%
53%
10%
213
flagIndia
19%
19%
49%
10%
67
flagthe Netherlands
12%
22%
47%
17%
63
flagCanada
18%
13%
45%
20%
59
flagUnknown
21%
24%
44%
10%
75
flagRepublic of Ireland
24%
18%
36%
22%
50

Gender

men51%
women48%
Egypt
16%
19%
Argentina
20%
18%
Australia
51%
48%
Georgia
11%
12%

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