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Bordering Countries Forming Words #1

You are given a word. It is made up of the first letters of bordering countries. You have to guess the countries.
Example: PIN = Pakistan, India, Nepal
Using official JetPunk country names. Massive hint: One country starts with D not C.
Quiz by BBENSoN
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Last updated: October 7, 2019
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First submittedJune 15, 2016
Times taken59,838
Average score80.0%
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SOY
Saudi Arabia
Oman
Yemen
 
TALE
Tunisia
Algeria
Libya
Egypt
 
GASH
Germany
Austria
Slovakia
Hungary
CAP
Chile / China
Argentina / Afghanistan
Paraguay / Pakistan
 
DUKE
D. R. Congo
Uganda
Kenya
Ethiopia
 
IF
Italy
France
ASP
Andorra / Austria
Spain / Slovakia
Portugal / Poland
 
SLAM
Sudan
Libya
Algeria
Mali / Mauritania /
Morocco
FISH
France
Italy
Slovenia
Hungary
 
PITS
Pakistan
Iran
Turkey
Syria
78 Comments
+19
Level 76
Jun 15, 2016
Nice idea! China Afghanistan Pakistan for cap, too?
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Level 48
Jun 15, 2016
True. I'll add that as an option.
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Level 33
Feb 5, 2024
Chile and Paraguay share no border whatsoever!
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Level 63
Feb 18, 2024
It's supposed to be like a chain. Eg. France and Hungary don't border each other either, but they get linked by Italy and Slovakia
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Level 76
Aug 11, 2019
Nice quiz!
+36
Level 61
Aug 11, 2019
if you get FISH, you’ll get IF automatically :p
+25
Level 86
Oct 14, 2019
Yeah, IF is useless...
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Level 59
Oct 15, 2019
^
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Level 49
Jan 21, 2022
^
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Level 44
Apr 16, 2023
indeed
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Level 69
Apr 27, 2024
I started with if, ow wait, I started with the Y I believe and after that one the IF. It helped me, so not useless at all.
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Level 68
Aug 11, 2019
Good idea, but not my cup of tea
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Level 54
Jul 5, 2020
did you mean cap if tale?
+7
Level 65
Jan 19, 2022
Thanks for letting us know.
+2
Level 56
Aug 11, 2019
Great quiz!!
+2
Level 85
Aug 11, 2019
Fun!
+2
Level 89
Aug 11, 2019
Spain should work for SLAM
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Level 70
Aug 13, 2019
It should not. Each country has to border the next one in the list.
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Level 76
Jul 18, 2020
and Spain borders Morocco, so it should work. Also Senegal should work, because it borders Mauritania.
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Level 66
Oct 15, 2020
Spain and Senegal both don't border Libya.
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Level 66
Jul 2, 2022
It has to be in order, like a line.
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Level 57
Aug 11, 2019
Nice Quiz. Came up with a few myself:

BIG (Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Guinea)

RUB (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus)

KIT (Kuwait, Iraq, Turkey)

ARM (Azerbaijan, Russia, Mongolia)

SEEK (Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya)

LIES (Lebanon, Israel, Egypt, Sudan)

RUSE (Rwanda, Uganda, South Sudan, Ethiopia)

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Level 74
Jan 19, 2022
Some of these are better than the ones on the quiz and help avoid repeats.
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Level 71
Aug 15, 2019
Great quiz! Hope additional versions com out!
+1
Level 88
Aug 15, 2019
Fun.
+1
Level 47
Sep 1, 2019
Super hard
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Level 66
Sep 20, 2019
This is a very weird quiz, but I like it.
+2
Level 62
Sep 22, 2019
Djibouti for DUKE?
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Level ∞
Sep 22, 2019
That will work now.
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Level 61
Oct 7, 2019
Djibouti borders Uganda??????
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Level ∞
Oct 7, 2019
I didn't realize that, in all the other words, the countries bordered in order. Given that, I've removed Djibouti.
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Level 76
Jan 19, 2022
Any idea how hard this quiz is if you didn't read the "bordering" part?
+1
Level 66
Oct 14, 2019
Surprised myself. Figured 4 minutes would never be enough time, but it was just enough.
+20
Level 65
Oct 14, 2019
You missed the best one! Canada, United States, Mexico
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Level 24
Oct 15, 2019
please. please stop talking lol
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Level 42
Jan 19, 2022
Of course, they always miss the best one! :( It would have been funny though if they had added it.
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Level 28
Oct 14, 2019
Maybe (Sierra Leone/Liberia/Ivory Coast/Mali) for SLIM?
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Level 65
May 25, 2020
Slim, slam.
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Level 31
Oct 14, 2019
Great quiz! Very different.
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Level 51
Oct 14, 2019
I had no idea what I was doing, but managed it with 1:26 left....
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Level 62
Oct 14, 2019
I really liked this quiz, I'd be stoked if you made more. I'd be down to help you compile too once I have some free time in a few days.
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Level 78
Oct 14, 2019
TRUSSES (Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, South Sudan, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia); RUSES (Rwanda, Uganda, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia); SHAG (Slovenia/Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, Germany); TIPI (Turkmenistan, Iran, Pakistan, India); GAIT (Georgia, Armenia/Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkmenistan/Turkey); CAB (Chile, Argentina, Bolivia/Brazil); MALE (Mali/Mauritania/Morocco, Algeria, Libya, Egypt); PUB (Poland, Ukraine, Belarus); RUSH (Russia/Romania, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary); BUSH (Belarus, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary); PUSH (Poland, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary); MUSH (Moldova, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary); LAIS (Liechtenstein, Austria, Italy, San Marino/Slovenia); SISAL (San Marino/Slovenia, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Liechtenstein).

I had a lot of fun with this one.

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Level 78
Oct 14, 2019
And CRUSH (China, Russia, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary); YOU (Yemen, Oman, UAE); LAMB (Libya, Algeria, Mali, Burkina Faso); CLAMS (Chad, Libya, Algeria, Mali/Mauritania/Morocco, Senegal/Spain); FRATS (Finland, Russia, Armenia/Azerbaijan, Turkey, Syria)
+8
Level 69
Oct 14, 2019
Slovenia should also be an option for GASH
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Level 81
Apr 25, 2024
Still true...
+4
Level 22
Feb 5, 2020
Senegal should work for SLAM please, I also agree about Slovenia too
+1
Level 66
Jul 2, 2022
It doesn't border Libya.
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Level 66
Jun 26, 2020
Chile, Argentina, Peru?
+1
Level 75
Jan 19, 2022
Argentina doesn't border Peru though.
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Level 80
Jan 19, 2022
Andorra doesn't border Portugal, but it's still in ASP.
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Level 65
Jan 19, 2022
It has to go in order.
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Level 66
Jul 2, 2022
@willmowill But Spain does.
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Level 49
Jun 29, 2020
fun 35/35
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Level 58
Aug 23, 2021
Really good quiz!
+1
Level 38
Oct 6, 2021
Nice Quiz and Easy to answer great and unique idea need more of this
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Level 57
Oct 21, 2021
Ughh.. this was more complicated than I thought
+4
Level 66
Nov 11, 2021
Uhhh...

Canada, United States, Mexico...?

hmmm

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Level 35
Jan 19, 2022
34/35,Missed Syria
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Level 71
Jan 19, 2022
More, please
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Level 35
Jan 19, 2022
South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Botswana

Interesting

+4
Level 68
Jan 19, 2022
For GASH, S could also be Slovenia
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Level 72
Jan 19, 2022
YOU SIT! BRUSH SIS!

Yemen - Oman - Saudi Arabia - Iraq - Turkey - Bulgaria - Romania- Ukraine - Slovakia - Hungary - Slovenia - Italy - Switzerland

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Level 54
Jan 19, 2022
You forgot the "U" country
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Level 74
Jan 19, 2022
UAE lol
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Level 82
Jan 19, 2022
Shouldn't Senegal also work for SLAM?
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Level 67
Jan 19, 2022
Senegal doesn't border Libya. I think they have to border in order of the letters even though it doesn't specify that in the instructions.
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Level 67
Jan 19, 2022
"DUKE" could also have Djibouti FYI.
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Level 72
Jan 21, 2022
Djibouti does not border Uganda.
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Level 66
Jan 19, 2022
s omegalul y
+6
Level 57
Jan 24, 2022
CUM: Canada USA Mexico
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Level 43
Feb 20, 2022
SCUM: Spain Cyprus UK Morocco
+1
Level 66
Jul 2, 2022
Spain doesn't border Cyprus.
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Level 48
Nov 1, 2022
None of those countries border each other... lmao
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Level 60
Sep 18, 2022
really nice quiz, well done !!!!
+1
Level 66
Apr 11, 2023
Couldn't Serbia work for Germany, Austria, S, Hungary
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Level 42
Jun 14, 2023
waiting for cum (canada usa mexico)
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Level 26
Apr 2, 2024
accept switzerland instead of slovakia in gash
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Level 24
Jun 16, 2024
Can Djibouti be accepted instead of D.R. Congo?