Trivia Question: What country’s native name means “Middle Kingdom”?

Trivia Question: What country’s native name means “Middle Kingdom”?

China
Saudi Arabia
France
Republic of the Congo

While the People’s Republic of China is the country’s official name, within China, the country is referred to as Zhongguo. The name comes from the words “Zhong” and “guo,” meaning “central” and “state,” and often translated into English as “Middle Kingdom.” The term was used to reflect the belief that the Chinese empire was located in the center of the world.

The Answer: The correct answer is China.

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