When was india called india?

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  • Today it refers to the contemporary Republic of India located therein. The name "India" is originally derived from the name of the river Sindhu ( Indus River) and has been in use in Greek since Herodotus (5th century BCE). The term appeared in Old English as early the 9th century and reemerged in Modern English in the 17th century.
  • India was called India when it was part of the British empire. It was called India by the British government in London. It was called India by the international community during the Peace Conference in Paris in 1918.

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