Fun Fact: How American Turkeys Got Their Name

Fun facts about Turkeys

The English word for Turkey actually comes from the bird known as the Guinea Fowl. The bird was known as a turkey as it was imported in the country of Turkey. The name was then given accidentally to the birds that are native to North America.

Published by Adam (Neko Random)

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