Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Fact of the Day: Land of Czech People

The county called the Czech Republic get it's name from the local Czech people. Their own etymology comes from the tribe's legendary leader Cech. According to legend, his 2 brothers founded other nations that are now part of Eastern-Europe.

7 comments:

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

Oh I knew about it!

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momto8blog said...

I have 2 sons that are history buffs...i will pass this knowledge off at dinner tonight and they will be amazed at the stuff I know.
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Paulina Mo, lilbitsofchic.com said...

Cool fact!
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Christine said...

interesting facts

DEZMOND said...

you probably mean Slovakia and Moravia (although the second one is not an independent state). They are my brothers Slavs....

Amanda said...

Interesting fact. I like the history behind this one.

Bersercules said...

Sounds like quite the family!