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Countries of the World in 1882 with a Map

With the help of a map, can you name all the countries of the world in 1882?
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Includes several de facto independent and unrecognized states.
Quiz by Dekkie
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Last updated: April 18, 2021
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First submittedFebruary 13, 2021
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Countries
Abemama
Abeokuta
Abuja
Aceh
Adrar
Afghanistan
Agaie
Agangnionjo
Agbor
Aïr
Ajasse
Akure
Akwa Akpa
Akyem
Alada
Alawi
Anaza
Andorra
Ankole
Aqrabi
Argentina
Aro
Ashanti
Audhali
Aussa
Austria-Hungary
Babungo
Bade
Badibu
Baghirmi
Bakkara
Bali
Bamun
Bangassou
Banggai
Banjar
Barotseland
Bauchi
Bawlake
Beihan
Belgium
Bemba
Bemihisatra
Benin
Bhutan
Bibemi
Bilanga
Biu
Bolivia
Bonny
Bono-Tekyiman
Bora Bora
Borgu
Bornu
Brakna
Brazil
Brunei
Buganda
Bulgaria
Bundu
Bunyoro
Burma
Burundi
Buton
Canada
Chile
China
Chitral
Colombia
Costa Rica
Chokwe
Countries
Cruzoob
Dagomba
Dahomey
Đại Nam
Damagaram
Dar Al-Kuti
Dathina
Daura
Dawro
Dendi
Denmark
Dhala
Dir
Dominican Republic
Donggala
Dosso
Dutse
Easter Island
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador
Etiki
Ethiopia
Fada N'Gourma
Fadhli
Fika
Fingoland
France
Futa Djallon
Futa Toro
Gaza
Gcalekaland
Geledi
Gera
Germany
Gliji
Gombe
Gomma
Goshen
Greece
Guatemala
Gumel
Gumma
Gurma
Gwanara
Gwandu
Gwiriko
Hadejia
Ha'il
Haiti
Haushabi
Hawaii
Hobyo
Honduras
Huahine
Igala
Ijebu
Ilé-Ifé
Ilorin
International Congo Society
Irma
Irqa
Italy
Jamaare
Jambi
Jandol
Janjero
Japan
Jema'a
Countries
Jimma
Johor
Joseon
Jugu
Kaffa
Kafiristan
Kakongo
Kalabari
Kalukembe
Kantarawadi
Karagwe
Kasanje
Katagum
Kathiri
Katsina
Kazaure
Kazembe
Kebbi
Keffi
Kel Ahaggar
Kénédougou
Kika
Koena
Kom
Konawe
Kong
Kontagora
Koya
Kuala
Kuba
Kulawi
Kunduz
Kuwait
Kwara
Kyebogyi
Lafia
Lafiagi
Lahej
Lanao Confederation
Lanfang
Lapai
Lete
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Limmu-Ennarea
Liptako
Loango
Lower Aulaqi
Lower Yafa
Luba
Lunda
Luwu
Luxembourg
Ma'an
Madagascar
Magba
Mahra
Maflahi
Maguindanao
Majeerteen
Maldives
Mandar Federation
Mandara
Maradi
Maravi
Mboum
Mbunda
Mexico
Misau
Monaco
Countries
Montenegro
Morocco
Mpondoland
Mthwakazi
Muri
Muscat and Oman
Mwali
Najran
Namekan
Naungpale
Nauru
Ndzuwani
Nejd
Nembe
Nepal
Netherlands
Ngazidja
Ngoyo
Ngwaketse
Ngwato
Nicaragua
Niue-Fekai
Niumi
Norway
Nri
Ntem
Nungu
Nyamwezi
Ogwashi-Uku
Okrika
Ondo
Onilahy
Onitsha
Opobo
Orange Free State
Osogbo
Ottoman Empire
Ouaddai
Owo
Oyo
Pahang
Palu
Paraguay
Paraku
Pategi
Persia
Peru
Phuan
Piela
Porto-Novo
Portugal
Potiskum
Qu'aiti
Rabih's Empire
Rafai
Raiatea
Rarotonga
Rehoboth
Rey Bouba
Rimatara
Rizim
Romania
Rozvi
Rurutu
Russia
Rwanda
Sabon
Sama
Samoa
San Marino
Countries
Sarawak
Serbia
Sha'ib
Sheberghan
Siam
Sigave
Sigi
Sokoto
Spain
Stellaland
Swat
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Tadjourah
Tado
Tagant
Tamrash
Tashqurghan
Tawaeli
Tawana
Teke
Tekna
Tenkodogo
Tera
Thembuland
Tonga
Toraja
Torro
Toucouleur
Transvaal
Tshibiri
Tu'a
United Kingdom
United States
Upper Aulaqi
Upper Yafa
Urambo
Uruguay
Utetera
Uvea
Venezuela
Viye
Wahidi Azzan
Wahidi Balhaf
Wahidi Bir Ali
Wahidi Haban
Wajo
Wambu
Warri
Warsangali
Wase
Wassoulou
Welayta
Witu
Wogodogo
Wukari
Xiani
Yaka
Yao
Yashikira
Yatenga
Yauri
Yeke
Zafimanely
Zamfara
Zanzibar
Zaria
Zemio
Zululand
+9
Level 67
Feb 13, 2021
Great quiz, as with all of your quizzes Dekkie!
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Thanks! This one was definitely a lot of hard work.
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Level 42
Feb 13, 2021
Great quiz
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Thanks!
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Level 57
Feb 13, 2021
I love your quizzes Dekkie! This is probably the best one!
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Thanks! That means a lot.
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Level 51
Feb 13, 2021
Gudtz
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Level 51
Feb 13, 2021
Güdtz
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Thanks!
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Nice! Could you remove the zoomable-circle class from the circles? Because if you zoom in, it's impossible to see the orange part
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Level 55
Feb 13, 2021
Thanks. That should be fixed now.
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Level 61
Jun 14, 2021
I thought Austria-Hungary didnt have bosnia till 1908
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Level 55
Jun 14, 2021
It was occupied in 1878 along with Sandžak, although Bosnia was only actually annexed by 1908 while Sandžak was returned to the Ottomans.
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Level 52
Aug 24, 2021
I have no idea how you managed to name map all of the microstates, it is very impressive, and thank you for doing it!
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Level 55
Aug 24, 2021
Thanks! I did manage to find some but very few sources for a lot of smaller states and I can't say it was very easy.
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Level 62
Nov 3, 2021
This quiz was very helpful, I needed validation that at least one reputable QM counts Cruzoob as a legitimate country. Great quiz!
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Level 55
Nov 3, 2021
Haha, thanks.
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Level 53
Feb 17, 2022
Great quiz and I am absolutely fascinated by Egypt's territorial claims there/then
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Level 55
Feb 17, 2022
Thank you! The Khedivate of Egypt was essentially only a nominal part of the Ottoman Empire at this point and did a lot of conquests of their own, reaching as far as modern-day Uganda and Somalia.
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Level 61
Feb 22, 2022
Why does Bhutan have some random dots in Tibet?
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Level 55
Feb 22, 2022
Lesser known fact: Bhutan had exclaves in Tibet that they gained in a war in 1684 and kept until 1959.
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Level 38
Mar 2, 2022
Why is the Holy Roman Empire in Africa 😂😂😂😂
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Level 55
Mar 20, 2022
https://www.sahistory.org.za/sites/default/files/article/file%20attachment/afr1800.gif some africa tribes that you can use for answers (only some so like ~10)
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Level 55
Dec 26, 2022
Naughty naughty younger me
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Level 37
Sep 1, 2022
I have HRE vibes of Nigeria…
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Level 54
Nov 9, 2022
I typed Gã and I am really trying to find where it is lol.
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Level 55
Nov 9, 2022
It was a small kingdom along the coast of modern-day Ghana.
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Level 54
Nov 18, 2022
Why does Mexico randomly dissapear