Why is Europe called Europe?

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In ancient Greek mythology, Europa was a Phoenician princess whom Zeus abducted and took to the island of Crete.
Later, Europa became a name for the area of central-north Greece, and by 500 BC its meaning had been extended to the lands to the north.
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Where is Europe?

Answer . . . Europe is not an island nor a country but a continent which is located Eastward from the U.S. is divided by the North Atlantic ocean. Asia is to it's East. Europ

What is Europe?

Europe is one of the worlds seven continents like Africa and Asia

For you Europe is.?

\na fun place to live. I personally prefer eastern and central europe.

What are the three countries in Europe called?

One three nation grouping is called the Baltic States consisting of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. Another example would be the Lowland or Benelux countries: the Netherlands,

What can you do in Europe?

i can find lot of opportunity in various sector such as study, seeing beautiful sight------

When did we start calling Europe Europe?

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Dial +1 then area code then cell or landline number...To call cheaper to a cell phone you can use Skype or from PC to PC Skype or Google talk is free !

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In Europe

What can you do when you get to Europe?

That is a question that is impossible to answer because there are so many things you could do in Europe. There are many places to go, things to see, food to eat, experiences t
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What do you call someone from Europe?

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