The Real Meaning Behind Sierra Leone’s Beautiful Name

‘Home to 16 ethnic groups, Sierra Leone has unified, rich and diverse cultures that have existed in the country for over 2,000 years. The name of the country, however, came into being in the 15th century, and there is some contention among historians surrounding the origin of the name ‘Sierra Leone’.

Check out my piece on Culture Trip about the many mysteries surrounding Sierra Leone’s name.

The Real Meaning Behind ‘Sierra Leone’

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