There is a nation called Welsh. We call them by that name, but if you say that to the Welshian he will say to you: "I am Kymro, not Welshian". How did this happen? How we call someone by name that he (himself) wont do it? Very simple. Historical facts say that the name Welsh stuck to them from the Englishmen, who fought in the same area. "Walsh" in Old English means "foreigner".
Philistines were Greeks who came from islands in the
In summary. There is absurd: that they blame the Israelis as invaders of their land! Without knowing that they calls themselves with the Hebrew word! Word that they cannot not pronounce phonetically. That is why, foreign Palestinian supporters, do not understand why they call Palestinians as "Palestinians" with P, while the Palestinians themselves call themselves "Falestinians" with F. Only the Palestinians, of all people in the world, do not pronounce correctly the name of their own!
If, for example, the "Palestinians" would get up and say: "It's true we're just lying to you, and call ourselves Falestinians, and IF really we were a nation, probably, we should remember our original name" - if it had happened I would get up and help them get their self definition, but it will not happen because our enemy does not know the value of "truth."
1) PLO in arabic: Munaẓẓamat at-Taḥrīr al-Filasṭīniyyah
2) The Movement National Liberation of Palestine (called "Fatah" in arabic
and not Patah as expected) is a reverse acronym of the Arabic,
Harekat at-Tahrir al-Wataniyyeh al-Falastiniyyeh)
3) If someone will argue that it is their original name, and israelis "did" from it
hebrew word "invader" - it is a lie, because:
In entire hebrew language there is not even one word that starts with phonetic F!