Discovering the possible origin of the city’s name

A Coruña

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Karn, a word of Phoenician origin that mean ‘horn’, may be the origin of the name A Coruña, because of the horned shape of the peninsula occupied by this city in Galicia. This is the theory just published by the prestigious German linguist Theo Vennemann in the specialised magazine Beiträge zur Namenforschung.