‘Taumata’… For Short

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Taumata or
Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokai
whenuakitanatahu, is the place with the longest name in the world.
Located in New Zealand, the town’s full name translates roughly as:

‘The summit where Tamatea, the man with the big knees, the climber of mountains, the land-swallower who traveled about, played his flute to his loved one.’

Source: Wikipedia

The 92-letter name has been entered into the Guinness Book of Records as such.

[…. played his flute to his loved one…. haha]

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One response to “‘Taumata’… For Short

  1. I tried reading this long-ass name out loud and got tired not even half way through it!

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