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Tabaka
2021-02-11 08:33:57
The Republic of Kenya is named after Mount Kenya.The earliest recorded version of the modern name was written by German explorer Johann Ludwig Krapf in the 19th century. ...
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  • GUEST_K84RZVjkG

    02-12 00:33:44

    true point noted

  • MichaelMaweu

    02-13 13:30:06

    it's pathetic and lacking manners for these foreigners to come here and claim they were the first to discover this and that!! Weren't there ppl living in those places prior to the European's coming?

  • +254-072373****

    02-11 16:55:20

    Your point was understood ,so the locals are the ones who used the word Kenia but Krapf pronounced it as Kenya.. and the name remains...

  • GUEST_qd1aW4pOW

    02-12 12:52:08

    Who called it Kenya?

  • KatheePeter

    02-12 08:49:51

    now in real sense it's not craft who discovered Mt Kenya, because locals lived with it before a mzungu came,And who is the first kenyan to see Mt Kenya?did they record that?

  • +254-71628****

    02-11 18:46:09

    Upto now German language for Kenya is Kenia.

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