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The color blue: Ancient Origins
It's everywhere, but apparently our ancestors couldn't see it. And humans can see a million shades, just not blue. In ancient languages, the color blue isn't mentioned; not in ancient Chinese, Icelandic, or Greek. Homer described the ocean as "the wine dark sea" and not "the deep blue sea." (Wine dark sea actually sounds more poetic IMO.) No mention of blue in the original Hebrew version of the Bible. Some modern humans apparently can't see blue either. And it's not just language, either. In one test, Herdsmen from Mumbai were asked to pick out the blue square from 12 identical green squares which is obvious to us, but many of them could not tell the difference, and those who did had to ponder on it. Their language, like ancient ones, has no word for blue.
I got this information from Ancient Origins, a website that deals with Ancient Subjects. It's a good read if such things interest you.
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