Which is the only planet not named after a God?

  • Mercury
  • Earth correct

    All of the planets, except for Earth, are named after Greek and Roman gods and goddesses. The name Earth is an English/German name which means the “ground, soil, dirt, dry land; and the (material) world, the abode of man, as opposed to the heavens or the underworld (the other planets).” The name Earth is at least 1000 years old.

  • Uranus
  • Neptune
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