Why is Croatia called Croatia?

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Croats called themselves Hrvati and Croatia is Hrvatska in Croatian. But long before 7th century (it's estimated that's the time when Croats immigrated to today's Croatia), there was a region which was named Croatia by Romans. English speaking countries and many other adopted that word...
Similar story with Greece which is actually Hellas in Greek.
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