Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun. It has the third-largest planetary
radius and .... Uranus is named after the ancient Greek deity of the sky Uranus (
Ancient Greek: Οὐρα...
Nov 30, 2012 ... Bode argued that as Saturn was the father of Jupiter, the new planet should be
named for the father of Saturn. (Uranus is also the only planet to ...
The Romans named the five planets closest to the Sun after their most important
gods. These were the only planets that were bright enough for them to see.
Aug 19, 2015 ... The seventh planet from our sun gets a lot of flack for its name, but the ice giant
Uranus wasn't always called that. For nearly 70 years after it ...
The planet Uranus is named after the god Ouranos, or Uranus, from ancient
Greek mythology. Uranus is the only planet in the solar system to be named after
Uranus is the seventh planet from the Sun and the third largest (by diameter). ...
Herschel named it "the Georgium Sidus" (the Georgian Planet) in honor of his ...
Jul 18, 2015 ... The Romans named these planets according to their movements and ... William
Herschel, who discovered Uranus, wanted to name it ...
GEEK TRIVIA. Uranus Was Almost Named What? ... In 1781 astronomer William
Herschel discovered the planet Uranus with the aide of a telescope. Although ...
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Jun 20, 2012 ... It's called "Fucking Grow Up" and it involves not giving any shits about ... gods,
why wasn't Uranus named after its Roman equivalent, "Caelus.
It was disputed and Herschel wanted to call it "George's Star" in honour of the
British monarch. ... Why is that planet named Uranus? UpdateCancel ...