10 most difficult Ireland riddles A list of Ireland related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Europe quiz The historical, Latin name of Ireland, given by the Romans is ...Hibernia. The Romans would later refer to Ireland by this name too in its Latinised form - Hibernia. Hibernia as a national personification representing Ireland appeared in numerous cartoon and drawings, especially in the nineteenth century. very hard 30% AlbionAlbion17%E'ireE'ire33%HiberniaHibernia30%IrlindeIrlinde18%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 3401 answers in 3 languages »geographic names riddles » Which prizes were awarded to George Bernard Shaw?Oscar and Nobel Prize. He was the first person to be awarded both Nobel Prize and Oscar. He got Nobel Prize in Literature of 1925. Despite his disdain for Hollywood Shaw won Oscar for best written screenplay in 1938.very hard 31% Pulitzer and Nobel PrizePulitzer and Nobel Prize38%Nobel Prize and Order of the SmileNobel Prize and Order of the Smile18%Nobel Prize and Rugby World CupNobel Prize and Rugby World Cup11%Oscar and Nobel PrizeOscar and Nobel Prize31%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 4314 answers in 5 languages »Nobel prize riddles » Munster is a part of...Ireland. Munster is one of the provinces of Ireland situated in the south of Ireland. It covers a total area of 24,675 km2 and has a population of around 1 280 000 with the most populated city being Cork.very hard 34% GermanyGermany21%AustriaAustria20%IrelandIreland34%NorwayNorway22%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 365 answers in 2 languages »Europe riddles » Which European capital's name literally means "black pool"?Dublin. The Dubhlinn ("black pool") was a small lake used to moor ships and was connected to the River Liffey. This lake was covered during the early 18th century as the city grew.very hard 38% AmsterdamAmsterdam22%DublinDublin38%MadridMadrid5%OsloOslo34%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17777 answers in 2 languages »city names riddles » What is Bono's (of U2) given name?Paul Hewson. Paul David Hewson was born in 1960 in Dublin. His father was a Roman Catholic, and his mother - Anglican.very hard 39% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips17%Paul HewsonPaul Hewson39%Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 24%Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton18%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 8688 answers in 3 languages »celebrities riddles » Which musical instrument is the national symbol of Ireland?Harp. The harp, traditionally associated with King David, was rare in medieval heraldry and its origins as the coat of arms of Ireland are unclear. Triangular devices appeared on the medieval Irish coinage by kings John and Edward I in the 12th and 13th centuries. These devices may have been crude harps or it may be that the harp developed from the use of triangles to distinguish Irish coins.hard 47% harpharp47%trumpettrumpet6%snaresnare10%bagpipebagpipe35%Created by: karate kid. Statistics based on 14274 answers in 3 languages »musical instruments riddles » How many flags form Union Jack, the composed national flag of United Kingdom?3. The flag is composed of the red cross of St George of the Kingdom of England, the red saltire of St Patrick to represent Ireland, and the white saltire of St Andrew for Scotland.hard 55% 229%3355%4429%555%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 2134 answers in 2 languages »England riddles » What led to The Great Ireland Famine between 1845 and 1852?Disease of potato. Although blight ravaged potato crops throughout Europe during the 1840s, the impact and human cost in Ireland was significantly larger than elsewhere. Due to the great poverty, the vast majority of the population sufficed with a diet of potatoes and dairy.hard 58% disease of corndisease of corn6%disease of wheatdisease of wheat15%disease of potatodisease of potato58%disease of cattledisease of cattle19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 17541 answers in 2 languages »disasters riddles » This ia a photo of the most important heritage site of a certain country, taken in 1923. Where is it?In Ireland. Newgrange is a prehistoric monument built about 3200 BC, during the Neolithic period, which makes it older than Stonehenge and the Egyptian pyramids. In the 1970s, the area was cleared and the front of the monument was reconstructed, although some have questioned this move. hard 59% in Portugalin Portugal14%in Irelandin Ireland59%in Norwayin Norway17%in Canadain Canada7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 2994 answers in 2 languages »prehistory riddles » What sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland?Irish Sea. The Irish Sea has coasts on all four constituent countries of the United Kingdom: England, Scotland, Wales and the Northern Ireland.easy 70% North SeaNorth Sea17%Alboran SeaAlboran Sea5%Irish SeaIrish Sea70%Tyrrhenian SeaTyrrhenian Sea5%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 7579 answers in 9 languages »Great Britain riddles » Play Europe quiz and see all the questions.