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Was America named after Amerigo Despuche or Tupac Amaru

 
Tetraktys
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10/11/2010 10:19 PM

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Was America named after Amerigo Despuche or Tupac Amaru
Anyone know the answer to this quesiton. If so, do you have some research website or pretty good referral where I can find out?
Halcyon Dayz, FCD

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10/11/2010 10:50 PM
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Re: Was America named after Amerigo Despuche or Tupac Amaru
The name America first shows up on a map from 1507.
Túpac Amaru is too late, and a native.
Why would Europeans name the New World after an Amerind king?

It is commonly though it was named after Amerigo (Americus) Vespucci.
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enrico suave
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10/12/2010 09:44 AM
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Re: Was America named after Amerigo Despuche or Tupac Amaru
actually it was named after chief big pippy americle he had many squaws and many kids eventually he had the majority vote. until col.bigger pippy came over on a boat and busted a cap in his ass. the col felt bad and honnored chief big pippy by keeping his name alive. true story.
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08/17/2017 03:21 PM
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