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%
5%
80%
8%
36
flagSpain
8%
8%
73%
8%
45
flagAustralia
4%
10%
71%
10%
46
flagAustria
16%
12%
67%
3%
31
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
10%
65%
13%
29
flagBelgium
15%
6%
62%
15%
32
flagItaly
23%
12%
60%
1%
63
flagNorway
12%
17%
60%
7%
41
flagFrance
18%
7%
58%
16%
55
flagDenmark
11%
13%
58%
16%
36
flagthe United States
12%
18%
57%
10%
483
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
16%
54%
12%
549
flagGermany
18%
16%
54%
10%
245
flagPoland
16%
17%
53%
11%
17389
flagSweden
17%
17%
51%
13%
29
flagIndia
20%
19%
50%
8%
78
flagthe Netherlands
10%
22%
49%
17%
75
flagCanada
15%
15%
49%
17%
69
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
16%
41%
21%
60
flagUnknown
23%
28%
34%
12%
649

Gender

men45%
women47%
Egypt
19%
19%
Argentina
24%
19%
Australia
45%
47%
Georgia
10%
12%

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