Which country derives its name from the word "East"?

Australia
Ukraine
Japan
Austria
The native name of Austria, Öster­re­ich, means 'Eastern Realm'. Austria was a pre­fec­ture of Bavaria created in 976. At the time, the Danube basin of pre­sen­t-­day Austria was the east­ern­most extent of Bavaria, and in fact of all the Germans.

Answers distribution

Australia
Ukraine
Japan
Austria
answers
flagFinland
1%
0%
0%
98%
91
flagthe United Arab Emirates
4%
2%
8%
82%
47
flagGreece
18%
2%
7%
71%
38
flagthe Netherlands
11%
4%
15%
69%
120
flagItaly
13%
9%
9%
68%
97
flagGermany
18%
6%
13%
61%
339
flagAustria
15%
6%
15%
61%
44
flagRussia
6%
3%
28%
59%
32
flagthe United Kingdom
18%
9%
17%
54%
634
flagCanada
19%
11%
15%
52%
51
flagSpain
22%
10%
16%
52%
50
flagSweden
30%
10%
8%
52%
50
flagFrance
13%
13%
21%
51%
37
flagthe United States
16%
14%
18%
48%
495
flagUkraine
17%
2%
32%
47%
34
flagPoland
19%
11%
22%
46%
21060
flagRepublic of Ireland
27%
11%
15%
45%
59
flagIndia
11%
23%
29%
33%
71
flagNorway
28%
13%
26%
31%
38
flagUnknown
24%
16%
34%
24%
1527

Gender

men43%
women51%
Australia
18%
17%
Ukraine
12%
10%
Japan
24%
21%
Austria
43%
51%

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