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 What is the origin of the name for copper?

Answer The word "copper" comes from "Kupros," the Greek name for the island of Cyprus. Cyprus had a rich supply of copper ore and was a major source of copper in ancient times.Source:Metropolitan Museum o... Read More »
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Is 10GBASE-T copper or fibre, if copper what is the equivalent name of 10GB fibre cable?

10GBase-T is the standard for 10GB Ethernet over twisted pair copper cablesWhen you use optical fibre there are several different port types to choose from so you'll see references like these:10GBA... Read More »
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What is the origin of the name Amy?

The girl's name Amy derives from the Old French "Amee," meaning beloved. Amee itself was originally a nickname for the Latin name "Amata," from the Latin "amare" or "to love." Amy was the name of o... Read More »
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What is the origin of the name Ann?

The origin of the name Ann is Hebrew. It means favored grace or gracious. Ann is the English spelling of Anne. Anne is the French form of Hannah, which has been used since the medieval times.Refere... Read More »
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What is the origin of the name Leo?

The boy’s name Leo derives from the Latin “leo,” referring to a lion. Leo may also be a short form of the Old Greek name Leander (meaning “strong, brave man”); the Germanic name Leonard (... Read More »
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