Seven Letter Geography #3

Name these geographic answers that are only seven letters long.
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Last updated: December 5, 2019
First submittedNovember 7, 2014
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Most populous city in Scotland
Glasgow
Major waterfalls on the U.S. /
Canada border
Niagara
Dubai or Sharjah, for example
Emirate
Florence, in its native language
Firenze
Region the above is located within
Tuscany
Island where you'd find Eyjafjallajökull
Iceland
Washington D.C.'s river
Potomac
Capital of Wales
Cardiff
Major city in central Florida
Orlando
Copenhagen's island
Zealand
Country part of Ethiopia until 1993
Eritrea
South American desert called
the world's driest
Atacama
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Region of the Netherlands, and incorrect
term for the country as a whole
Holland
Peninsula on which most of Denmark lies
Jutland
French island in the Mediterranean
Corsica
Canadian city with an annual "Stampede"
Calgary
Capital of Venezuela
Caracas
What separates Iran and Saudi Arabia
Persian Gulf
Peninsula directly north of Hong Kong island
Kowloon
Country that envelops Gambia
Senegal
French coastal area also called Côte d'Azur
Riviera
"Major" Balearic island
Majorca
Mountain range of Rainier and St. Helens
Cascade
City called Batavia when it was part
of the Dutch East Indies
Jakarta
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Level 76
Nov 18, 2014
One of these days i'll learn how to spell Niagara. Even thought it was only 6 letters, I spelled it Niagra, like I always do and couldn't figure out why it wasn't working. Sorry I ruined the 100% for Niagara :-(
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Level 80
May 6, 2015
Officially it's the Republic of the Gambia. Like when people talk about THE Ohio State University. As if there was more than one.
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Level 90
May 6, 2015
Tried to figure out how you were stretching Amager into seven letters for most of a minute before it dawned on me that the rest of Copenhagen was on an island too...
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Level 59
May 20, 2015
I had the same, but Zealand came to my mind a bit faster than in a minute ;)
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Level 71
Dec 3, 2015
Thank you Ezio :)
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Level 83
Aug 17, 2016
The Persian Gulf is also known as the Arabian Gulf (also 7 letters). I got it right of course, but checked to see if it worked and it didn't. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Gulf_naming_dispute
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Level 50
Nov 14, 2019
I agree too
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Level 66
Jul 3, 2017
Enjoyed that one, was able to get all the answers but made my brain have a little think for some. Good start to a Monday morning.
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Level 69
Jul 3, 2017
Woot 30/30 with 3.41 left! Nice quiz
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Level 71
Jul 3, 2017
A joke I first read many many years ago: "Can you tell me what nationality Napoleon's parents were?" "Of Corsican." I didn't think it was funny then, or now, but how often do we get to speak about things Corsican?
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Level 50
Nov 14, 2019
Arabian Gulf (7 letters) should be also accepted.
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Level 57
Feb 26, 2021
That's sounded so icelandic