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%
76%
10%
38
flagAustralia
7%
9%
68%
11%
51
flagSpain
10%
10%
68%
10%
48
flagAustria
17%
11%
67%
2%
34
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
10%
66%
13%
30
flagNorway
10%
16%
60%
8%
48
flagBelgium
20%
5%
60%
14%
35
flagItaly
25%
12%
59%
1%
64
flagthe United States
12%
18%
58%
10%
518
flagFrance
17%
8%
57%
15%
57
flagDenmark
10%
13%
57%
18%
38
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
16%
54%
12%
588
flagGermany
18%
15%
54%
11%
276
flagPoland
17%
18%
51%
11%
20365
flagCanada
15%
15%
51%
16%
72
flagthe Netherlands
10%
23%
50%
16%
80
flagSweden
14%
17%
50%
17%
34
flagIndia
19%
18%
49%
11%
81
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
16%
41%
20%
62
flagUnknown
21%
29%
36%
12%
1252

Gender

men43%
women47%
Egypt
19%
20%
Argentina
25%
19%
Australia
43%
47%
Georgia
10%
12%

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