Longest Country Name A-Z

For each letter A-Z, name the country with the longest official JetPunk name that starts with that letter.
Can have multiple words
Based on the names from the Countries of the World quiz - whiners will be politely asked to pound sand
Quiz by nichster
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Last updated: May 25, 2020
First submittedOctober 24, 2016
Times taken18,251
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Letter
Length
Country
A
17
Antigua and Barbuda
B
20
Bosnia and Herzegovina
C
22
Central African Republic
D
28
Democratic Republic of the Congo
E
16
Equatorial Guinea
F
27
Federated States of Micronesia
G
12
Guinea-Bissau
H
8
Honduras
I
10
Ivory Coast
J
7
Jamaica
K
10
Kazakhstan / Kyrgyzstan
L
13
Liechtenstein
Letter
Length
Country
M
15
Marshall Islands
N
14
North Macedonia
O
4
Oman
P
14
Papua New Guinea
Q
5
Qatar
R
18
Republic of the Congo
S
27
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
T
17
Trinidad and Tobago
U
18
United Arab Emirates
V
11
Vatican City
Y
5
Yemen
Z
8
Zimbabwe
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Level 73
Oct 24, 2016
nice idea! I think you should accept kazakhstan OR kyrgyzstan, not require both. what about St Vincent and the Grenadines?
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Level 46
Oct 24, 2016
Changed!
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Level 45
Oct 25, 2016
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Which is the full and correct name seems to be missing.

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Level 46
Oct 25, 2016
Read instructions again.
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Level 64
Apr 25, 2020
Most countries have ridiculously long official names, the quiz would be unworkable!
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Level 44
Jan 11, 2021
so should d be democratic people's republic of korea? or should c be commonwealth of australia
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Level 46
Mar 15, 2017
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Level 55
Mar 21, 2017
Vatican City is 11 letters
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Level 46
Mar 21, 2017
Changed!
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Level 65
Mar 21, 2017
Really fun. Just ran out of time to think of Trinidad and Tobago and Papua New Guinea.
+3
Level 71
Nov 29, 2019
North Macedonia now beats Netherlands by 3 letters
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Level 70
Apr 4, 2020
And this is the country I never have in mind when the answer is a country starting with an N.
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Level 71
Jun 9, 2020
Indeed. I always call it Macedonia.
+11
Level 39
Nov 30, 2019
I'm pretty sure the United States of America beats the United Arab Emirates.
+4
Level 36
May 4, 2020
Their regular names are United States and the United Arab Emirates.
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Level 68
Jun 9, 2020
This quiz should have been named "The longest normal names of countries" instead of "The longest OFFICIAL names of countries" then. This quiz maker is absolutely ridiculous and just tells all critics to "go pound sand" when the quiz is quite contradicting. What a joke.
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Level 67
Jun 9, 2020
MrE, it's the longest official JETPUNK name! read carefully, or go pound sand :)
+5
Level 78
Jun 9, 2020
Then why is USA required on the official Jetpunk quiz, and not just US? Seems inconsistent to me. (I don't have any sand, will rocks do?)
+1
Level 67
Jun 10, 2020
ander217: USA is a Type-in. If you look down in the answers, it is in official quizzes always United States.
+1
Level 72
Sep 18, 2020
ander...rocks are not for pounding...rocks are for kicking. Sorry...Rocks won't do.
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Level 74
Jun 9, 2020
When did the "A" in USA become optional or obsolete? Can we similarly contract United Arab Emirates to just United Arab, just because we can? If so, would be no less arbitrary of a decision.
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Level 67
Jun 9, 2020
Well, give me a call next time you say to a friend "I am flying to the United States of America"
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Level 74
Jun 9, 2020
Conversational contractions and actual names of countries are very different things. All sorts of shortened words and phrases exist in conversations because it's quicker and easier. I'm from Australian and nobody round here says Papua New Guinea in conversation it's always PNG. That doesn't mean the name of the country has changed, it's just a conversational language choice to say it faster. For the record, when I flew to Hawaii last year I told friends/family that I was going to the USA, because it is the actual name of the country and it's faster to say (three syllables) than either United States (four) or United States of America.(nine).
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Level 73
Jun 10, 2020
No one would say "I will fly to the United Arab Emirates" or to "the Federated States of Micronesia" either. It would always be to "the emirates" or "to Micronesia". The test is inconsistent as it stands.
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Level 60
Jun 10, 2020
I wouldn't even say "Trinidad & Tobago". Everyone I know from there just says "Trinidad".
+1
Level 67
Mar 26, 2020
Ivory Coast is one letter longer that Indonesia
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Level 46
Mar 27, 2020
Thanks for the spot! Was probably not updated when Cote D'Ivoire became Ivory Coast on Jetpunk.
+5
Level 37
May 26, 2020
Is Ivory Coast not Cote d'ivore?
+3
Level 46
May 26, 2020
Jetpunk changed the name a couple of years ago.
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Level 60
Jun 10, 2020
Oh, that's why. I entered Cote d'Ivoire and wondered why it wasn't working.
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Level 69
May 26, 2020
Just couldn’t quite get my head round this one. Mental block. Then I saw the half of the answers I missed and wondered quite why I didn’t get them. Frustrating, as this should be fairly straight forward.
+3
Level 66
May 27, 2020
Missed four, three of which contain 'Guinea'...
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Level 66
Jun 9, 2020
Dang dang dang dang. Ivory Coast! Aarrgh!

Great quiz though. Makes you think!

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Level 48
Jun 9, 2020
Doesn't "United States of America" have more letters than "United Arab Emirates"?
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Level 46
Jun 9, 2020
Read the cavaet and go to the beach.
+4
Level 81
Jun 9, 2020
how is this whining? Is the name for the USA something else on the Countries of the World quiz?
+3
Level 81
Jun 9, 2020
oh. it's just the "United States?" weird. You could call the UAE just "the Emirates" as I've heard many people do, too. whatever...
+2
Level 46
Jun 9, 2020
Just a bit of light humour. No need to take it so seriously...
+2
Level 55
Jun 9, 2020
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is 28 letters
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Level 71
Jun 9, 2020
Yes it is!
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Level 60
Jun 9, 2020
Some of the names don't make sense. If Congo is the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Brazil should be the Federative Republic of Brazil.
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Level 55
Jun 9, 2020
The two Congos have to differentiate, so Republic of the Congo is actually the short form, as just Congo doesn't work.
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Level 66
Jun 9, 2020
United States of America is longer than United Arab Emerites
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Level 55
Jun 9, 2020
look above for both the caveat and other comments
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Level 46
Jun 9, 2020
the official name of Ivory Coast is Cote d'Ivore so i feel it is unfair to have Ivory Coast as the longest country name with an I because it doesn't start with one.
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Level 53
Jun 9, 2020
People should read over the countries of the world list more carefully
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Level 55
Jun 9, 2020
United States Of America 21 letters.
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Level 47
Dec 1, 2020
go pound sand
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Level 66
Jun 9, 2020
How nice Jet punk can decide a country's name. Cote d'Ivory is the name on all the maps with (Ivory Coast). Just saying.
+3
Level 71
Jun 9, 2020
The name you're thinking of is Côte d'Ivoire. Ivory Coast is just the name in English.
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Level 66
Jun 9, 2020
Also, just because another quiz also has it wrong doesn't make it right. Pound sand yourself.
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Level 84
Jun 9, 2020
You know, I've heard pounding sand can be quite a neat exercise, so maybe you shouldn't take it as an insult.
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Level 71
Jun 9, 2020
What do you mean, 'another quiz also has it wrong'?
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Level 74
Jun 9, 2020
How can Oman, Yemen and Qatar not all be 100% .also I agree with USA being longer than uae .on most country quizzes you have to type USA.
+1
Level 67
Jun 9, 2020
Zambia has 6 letters whilst zimbabwe has 8
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Level 69
Jun 10, 2020
. . . yes, that is why Zimbabwe is the correct answer.
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Level 34
Jun 11, 2020
If you include the full name of DRC and RC, you should also include the full name of the USA and that is longer than the UAE
+1
Level 71
Aug 20, 2020
What's with the arbitrary change from "Côte d'Ivoire" to "Ivory Coast?
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Level 46
Aug 21, 2020
This quiz is written in English, so English names are used.