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Where the Word “Echo” Comes From

##EMBED## Click Here for Sources and to Learn More Interesting Echo Related Facts The word “echo”, as we use it, comes from Greek mythology.  Echo was a Nymph whose job it was to talk to Hera constantly while Zeus was having affairs, thus distracting Hera.  When Hera found out, she cursed Echo to only be able to repeat what someone […]

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