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
flagAustralia
4%
11%
73%
8%
45
flagSpain
9%
9%
72%
9%
44
flagAustria
16%
12%
67%
3%
31
flagBelgium
10%
7%
64%
17%
28
flagthe United Arab Emirates
7%
10%
64%
14%
28
flagItaly
21%
13%
63%
0%
60
flagNorway
7%
18%
63%
7%
38
flagFrance
18%
7%
58%
16%
55
flagDenmark
11%
13%
58%
16%
36
flagSweden
12%
12%
58%
16%
24
flagthe United States
12%
19%
57%
11%
465
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
16%
55%
12%
527
flagGermany
18%
15%
55%
10%
234
flagPoland
16%
17%
54%
11%
15481
flagthe Netherlands
11%
21%
52%
15%
71
flagIndia
20%
20%
49%
9%
75
flagCanada
15%
15%
49%
17%
69
flagUnknown
20%
21%
47%
10%
144
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
16%
40%
22%
59

Gender

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

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