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

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"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.
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2%
91%
2%
34
flagGreece
11%
7%
80%
0%
26
flagSwitzerland
0%
15%
76%
7%
13
flagAustralia
8%
8%
71%
10%
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flagPakistan
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25%
70%
0%
20
flagSpain
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20%
66%
13%
15
flagSweden
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21%
64%
7%
14
flagNorway
9%
0%
63%
18%
11
flagRepublic of Ireland
6%
20%
60%
13%
15
flagRussia
20%
20%
60%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
12%
15%
59%
12%
32
flagthe Philippines
0%
25%
58%
16%
12
flagthe United States
10%
21%
56%
10%
519
flagthe United Kingdom
10%
22%
56%
12%
200
flagGermany
25%
10%
54%
9%
111
flagUnknown
9%
20%
48%
18%
43
flagCanada
10%
26%
46%
18%
50
flagPoland
19%
22%
45%
12%
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flagIndia
18%
18%
45%
15%
127
flagAustria
30%
30%
20%
10%
10