This is the list of etymologies for all chemical element names. Contents. [hide]. 1
Table; 2 .... Cadmium is named after Cadmus (in Greek: Κάδμος Kadmos), a
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 ...
Sep 6, 2010 ... The modern English word and name for our planet 'Earth', is said to go ... All of
the other planets were named after Greek and Roman gods and ...
This is an intriguing question, and I hadn't the foggiest. (So I went digging.) This is
an amazing .... who is also considered a personification of Earth). I think Earth is
simply named after soil, with earth (non-capitalised) being another name for it.
Nov 10, 2015 ... ... the Earth Get Its Name? Every other planet in the solar system is named after a
Greek or Roman god or goddess, and Earth is, well, Earth.
Aug 28, 2015 ... Mercury, which makes a complete trip around the Sun in just 88 Earth days, is
named after the fast-moving messenger of the gods. Saturn, the ...
Earth is the only planet not named after a Roman god or goddess, but it is
associated with the goddess Terra Mater (Gaea to the Greeks). In mythology, she
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
Earth is the only planet in the solar system that is not named after a Greek or
Roman god. Instead, the name Earth is derived from Old English and Germanic...
Uranus is the only planet in the solar system to be named after a god from ...
which is almost four times that of Earth, and it has a circumference of 99,018.1