Today I decided to write an article about the unusual literal meanings of certain words, in particular, the word “kite” caught my attention. In Russian kite is called “vozdushnyi zmei”,… [Continue Reading]
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is a village in Wales. Its name means “Saint Mary’s Church in a hollow of white hazel near the swirling whirlpool of the church of Saint Tysilio with a red cave” and it is the second longest place name in the world. What is the first then?