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All of the planets in the solar system are named after Greek or Roman deities, except Earth. So where did the name come from? Learn more about the planet we call home as we dive into the history behind Earth's name.

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Who Named Planet Earth? — Plus More About Our Home Planet
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    Who Named Planet Earth?

    Who Named Planet Earth?

    Jupiter was the mighty chief of the gods in ancient Rome's pre-Christian religion. It was also said that Rome's legendary founders, Romulus and …

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