Country name etymology – Europa

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I’m not sure whether this is correct, but it does seem plausible.
Source: www.makemymood.com/2009/10/23/country-name-etymologies/


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    Lamb

    Roman realm? Somebody is pretending to know history.

    Ishtar

    France name come from the name of the tribe who conquered it, the Franks.
    The etimology of the word “Frank” is still unclear.

    Dragunov

    Portugal comes from Portus Cale, which basically means… Port of Cale, with Cale being a town that was where Oporto is today. As for where the name Cale comes from, that’s a bit of a mystery. It means “warm” in latin and “beautiful” in greek so…

    Luke Magnifico

    This is bullshit.

    Queensly

    Land of the fertile FTW, but France = Land of the free? Fuck that for a game of cards!

    KommissarKvC

    Germany: land of the people
    see, see, COMMUNIST East Germany was right all along

    inkbot

    wtf is a hyrax?

    Paul_Is_Drunk

    This. (If reply still isn’t working, I mean Ishtar’s comment).

    France is named after the Franks.

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