How come Germany has so many names?

I noticed that every language says the word for Germany very differently. In English, of course it's "Germany", in Spanish it's "Alemania", in Italian, I believe it's "Tedesco" or something like that, and then, they call themselves Deutschland. Why is it so varied across... show more I noticed that every language says the word for Germany very differently. In English, of course it's "Germany", in Spanish it's "Alemania", in Italian, I believe it's "Tedesco" or something like that, and then, they call themselves Deutschland. Why is it so varied across different languages?
And don't just say that it's because its another language, because usually their all pretty similar (Like Italy vs. Italia) or their just a word-for-word translation (like United States vs. Estados Unidos).
What makes Germany different?
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