Friday, May 5, 2017

Fact of the Day: Swiss Name

Since there many different languages spoken in Switzerland, the official name for the country is Confoederatio Helvetica which is Latin. The name isn't used often, but rather just for official documents. 

13 comments:

  1. Interesting post! Thanks for sharing! 👌👌👌

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  2. That would be fun to remember how to spell

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  3. That is crazy- who knew?! Well, obviously YOU do! Hope you are having fun in Atlanta!

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  4. I think many people would be surprised to learn the proper name of many countries.

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  5. "Helvetia" is on all their stamps too.

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  6. Oh wow!!!! You know I always look forward to reading your blog because I learn something new every single time.

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  7. Very interesting. I love Switzerland :)

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  8. Just looking at that makes me think of the army knife.

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