1706, from Latin Etruscus "an Etruscan," from Etruria, ancient name of Tuscany, of uncertain origin but containing an element that might mean "water" (see Basque) and which could be a reference to the rivers in the region.
1. Pope Gregory XVI established the Etruscan Museum in 1837.
2. Scientists have Been unable to determine signification of most Etruscan inscriptions.
3. Etruscan: a native or inhabitant of ancient Etruria.
4. Most historians believe that Etruscan society reached its height more than 2500 years ago.
5. In addition, you can see objects that added beauty to the Etruscan religious centers, called temples.