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20 Apr 2015 12:37

Why is Greenland called Greenland, when it's white and covered with ice?

20 Apr 2015 12:56

Quote by Cute_Raja
Why is Greenland called Greenland, when it's white and covered with ice? .

20 Apr 2015 13:01

20 Apr 2015 13:05

Quote by SHAHIN619
Quote by Cute_Raja
Why is Greenland called Greenland, when it's white and covered with ice? .


Myb is thier history name na

20 Apr 2015 13:05

Quote by ladyihzai
Quote by SHAHIN619
Quote by Cute_Raja
Why is Greenland called Greenland, when it's white and covered with ice? .


Myb is thier history name na .

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20 Apr 2015 13:06

Quote by ladyihzai
Quote by SHAHIN619
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Why is Greenland called Greenland, when it's white and covered with ice? .


Myb is thier history name na :hm


May be there were greenery before ice....

24 Jul 2016 09:32

Because,....
VIKINGS were the firSt Europeans to visit the areas (Iceland &Greenland). They didnt want other people to come to Iceland, so they gave it an unfriendly-sounding name.
They gave Greenland (icy area) just to further confuse people so they dont come to Iceland.

Edited by Dear_Dara / 27 Jul 2016 01:55