Vinland

Why does Vinland have its current name?
According to Eiríks saga rauða (“Erik the Red's Saga”), while returning to Greenland in about 1000, Leif was blown off course and landed on the North ...
Is Vin land a state or a country?
Vinland (Old Norse Vínland, 'Wine Land') is the name given to the lands explored and briefly settled by Norse Vikings in North America around 1000 CE,...