Venezuela was named by Amerigo Vespucci, who called it "little Venice" when he arrived.
Venezuela derives from Sanskrit "Vanozwala" meaning country with
Venezuela got its name by Venice Italy reminding them of the town
Asked in Founding Fathers, History of the United States, US Constitution, China and Chinese Territories
Does Venezuela have a written constitution?
Venezuela does have a written constitution, which was adopted in 1999. It has had several constitutions throughout its history. The country's full name is the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. ...
Asked in Distances and Travel Times, South America
What are facts about Venezuela?
carcas is the capital city ot Venezuela * Venezuela is home to one of the world's largest waterfalls, Angel Falls. * Venezuela got it's name from it's likeness of Venice, Italy. * The number one export in Venezuela is oil. * Venezuela has more Miss Universes and Miss Worlds than any other country. * Eastern Venezuela has only two seasons; Hot and Dry, and Hot and Wet. * Venezuela's most popular sport is baseball. * Hot showers are very rare in Venezuela. ...
Asked in South America, Lakes and Rivers
What is the name of the lake that has rich oil reserves in South America?
Lake Maracaibo in northern Venezuela. It is a large shallow bay off the Gulf of Venezuela. ...