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Mrsrx

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Qurnat as Sawda

The original meaning is “qornet dsohde” in Aramaic Syriac, meaning Martyr's Mountain, related to the mamalik attack on the northern region in 13th century and the people who died on the mountain while trying to escape the invasion of the region. Later on when the Lebanese stopped speaking Syriac the meaning was forgotten but the name remained same as most of Lebanon villages
 

dripstraws

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We used to think that dinosaurs were giant lizard-like creatures that roamed the earth, but it’s now widely accepted that dinosaurs have more in common with present-day birds than they do with oversized reptiles. A research confirmed that the Tyrannosaurus rex shared more of its genetic makeup with ostriches and chickens than with alligators and crocodiles.
 

Skairipa

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Qurnat as Sawda

The original meaning is “qornet dsohde” in Aramaic Syriac, meaning Martyr's Mountain, related to the mamalik attack on the northern region in 13th century and the people who died on the mountain while trying to escape the invasion of the region. Later on when the Lebanese stopped speaking Syriac the meaning was forgotten but the name remained same as most of Lebanon villages
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It's called Black Peak bro
 
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