Why is the Mediterranean called the Mediterranean?

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From the Latin name 'Mediterraneus', following the belief that this sea was in the middle of the Earth. Using the words 'medius' meaning 'middle' and 'terra' meaning 'land or earth'
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What is the mediterranean?

The Mediterranean is the name of a body of water between Europe and Africa. The term is also used to describe the region bordering that body of water. Mediterranean climate me

What is a mediterranean?

Well.... If you are talking about a person then a Mediterranean is someone who is from that area of the world around the Mediterranean sea.. If you are talking about a place
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Why is Lebanon called as pearl of Mediterranean?

Lebanon has a unique cultural heritage and a rich mixture of civilizations that have been in that area for thousands of years, in addition to a good weather with various seaso