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Discover these fun, fluttery facts about butterflies!

Once upon a time, people told stories about how butterflies drank milk and ate butter. Can their name possibly come from this little tale? Nope! In fact, it is believed that “butterfly” comes from the Old English term “buterfloege”–which has nothing to do with dairy products—because yellow fluttering flies were common during that time.

Betcha didn’t know that! But don’t worry, we’ve got more fun facts for you to discover. Just browse through the gallery below!

Also Read: The Secret Meaning of Flowers

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This feature originally appears in the January-February 2018 issue of My Pope Kids.
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