Countries named after people

Name the countries that are named after historical and fictional people.
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Last updated: April 20, 2022
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Saint Lucia
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
United States of America
Dominican Republic
El Salvador
Colombia
Bolivia
San Marino
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Georgia
Seychelles
Mauritius
Philippines
Solomon Islands
Marshall Islands
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Level 59
Apr 20, 2022
seem like a few are missing:

St. kitts and nevis

St lucia

St vincents and the grenadines

Sao Tome and Principe

and I believe Saudi Arabia is named for the Saud family

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Level 69
Apr 20, 2022
Yes. Exactly! I will add them now.
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Level 59
Apr 20, 2022
Dominica and Dominican Republic too?

St. Dominic

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Level 69
Apr 20, 2022
I think this is valid only for DR. Dominica was named after the day Sunday given Columbus discovered the island on that day but I might be mistaken though.
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Level 77
Apr 20, 2022
Missing Mauritius, Seychelles, ...
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Level 69
Apr 20, 2022
Thank you. I will add them.