Facts about Hurricanes That'll Blow You Away ...


Hurricanes are absolutely terrifying, and I'm sure you'd like to have as little to do with them as possible. However, even with all the danger they pose (or maybe because of it), you have to admit these huge swirling storms have something fascinating about them. Check out these awesome facts about hurricanes and get to understand them better!

1. What Does "Hurricane" Mean?

Did you know "hurricane" comes from the now extinct Taino language spoken long ago in the Caribbean? The original term was "hurucane", and it meant something along the lines of "evil spirit of the winds".

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