History the Name of Indonesia

History the Name of Indonesia

History the Name of Indonesia

History the Name of Indonesia

       The aphorism. says “Don’t know then no love”. Likewise about the history of our beloved homeland “Indonesia”. How will our love grow if we don’t know it? Even though we as citizens who live in Indonesia. But the fact, many of us are very lack information about the history of our homeland. (Also read : Life Spirit of Young Palm Tree)

       Like, the word “Indonesia” is familiar in everyday life, in everyone’s mind, even children of kindergarten and elementary school period have been taught the word Indonesia as their beloved homeland through songs and others.

       But do you know, the history of the origin name of the mention of “Indonesia”?

       This word (Indonesia), in the days of Ancestors never heard before. Because this word was not a native word for them. Formerly the era of Mahapatih Gajahmada (The Majapahit Prime Minister) called it the term, “Nuswantara, or Nusantara” to refer to a collection of islands  (now it is called Indonesia). read more