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%
76%
5%
38
flagUkraine
4%
9%
72%
9%
22
flagAustralia
5%
12%
70%
10%
40
flagItaly
18%
12%
69%
0%
49
flagAustria
14%
14%
66%
3%
27
flagSweden
14%
9%
66%
9%
21
flagBelgium
8%
8%
65%
17%
23
flagNorway
8%
18%
62%
8%
37
flagLithuania
14%
21%
57%
7%
14
flagDenmark
10%
13%
56%
20%
30
flagthe United States
12%
19%
56%
11%
418
flagGermany
19%
16%
54%
10%
199
flagFrance
21%
4%
54%
19%
46
flagPoland
17%
17%
53%
11%
13204
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
19%
51%
12%
407
flagthe Netherlands
12%
24%
50%
13%
58
flagIndia
20%
20%
49%
9%
65
flagCanada
18%
13%
46%
18%
58
flagUU
22%
27%
40%
10%
40
flagRepublic of Ireland
25%
18%
38%
18%
44

Gender

men52%
women48%
Egypt
16%
20%
Argentina
20%
18%
Australia
52%
48%
Georgia
10%
12%

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