All of the planets, except for Earth, were named after Greek and Roman gods and
godesses. The name Earth is an English/German name which simply means ...
Nov 10, 2015 ... It's impossible to know who originally came up with the name Earth (and really,
it's doubtful that any one person came up with it at all). Rather ...
Nov 14, 2012 ... Nobody knows who named Earth, but we know a little bit about where the word
Dec 2, 2014 ... Each language has its own name for our planet but they all have one thing in
common. Each is derived from a word meaning 'ground' or 'soil' ...
Jun 27, 2015 ... Does this answer apply to the origins of the French word Terre?" ... I think it's
pretty impossible to say exactly who first named the planet 'Earth'.
Apr 22, 2012 ... In English, of course, our planet is Earth--but it's terra in Portuguese, dünya in ...
interstellar traveler ever stopped on our planet to get directions.
Earth is the only planet in our solar system not to be named after a Greek or
Roman deity. Originally, humans had no idea that they lived on a planet that was
http://www.livescience.com/32274-how-did-earth-get-its-name.html link ... it's
pretty impossible to say exactly who first named the planet 'Earth'. Actually, I
Nov 10, 2015 ... Earth, Terra, Terrestria, Terra Firma, our "Terrestrial Sphere" are all names i've
heard for the planet we live on as accepted names in the ...
How did the Earth get its name? Of course, 'earth' is the name that appears for it
in the english language. In swedish it is 'jorden', in spanish it is 'tierra'.