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The name Europe comes from where

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Asked by krishna, 18 Jan '12 11:36 am
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Europe comes from the Phoenician word EROB, meaning where the sun set ...also said that it comes from Europa - a lover of Zeus from Greek mythology. To protect her from his jealous wife, Zeus appeared as a white bull who swam to safety across the ocean with Europa on his back.
Answered by beena john, 18 Jan '12 11:38 am

 
  
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Greek Mythology
Answered by Trance, 18 Jan '12 12:05 pm

 
  
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Greek Mythology
Answered by aflatoon, 18 Jan '12 11:50 am

 
  
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When ppl. used to believe, earth is flat; they used to believe the sun sets on that part of the world thatz how europe evolved from erob
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 18 Jan '12 11:40 am

 
  
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Euro and Rope
Answered by Nachiket, 18 Jan '12 11:37 am

 
  
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