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 14, 2012 ... Nobody knows who named Earth, but we know a little bit about where the word
Sep 6, 2010 ... Today I found out how 'Earth' came to be called so. ... What is certain though is of
all the Planet's names, Earth is the only one in our solar system that does ... Earth
is orbiting around it, as well as the rotation on its axis, you get ...
Earth is the only planet whose English name does not derive from Greek/Roman
mythology. ... What's the history behind the planet Mars getting its name?
How Earth Got its Name The name Earth is at least 1,000 years old. All of the
planets, except for Earth, were named after Greek and Roman gods and ...
The planet Earth's name is a German/English word which translates to "ground."
The name "Earth" is around 1000 years old and is derived from the Old English ...
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
Turkish, aarde in Dutch. ... would ensue if some interstellar traveler ever stopped
on our planet to get directions. ... Does oil pulling actually work?
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 ...
The problem, when you get right down to it, is that our planet and its natural
satellite ... But suppose we did want to name the Earth and the moon; what might