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Funny Geographical Names

  1. nikipa profile image22
    nikipaposted 7 years ago

    Why (Arizona, USA), Blowhard (Australia), Climax (Michigan, USA), Dwarf (Kentucky, USA), Dead Chinaman (Papua New Guinea), Assawoman (Virginia, USA), Burning Well (Pennsylvania, USA), Acme (West Virginia, USA), Sexi (Peru), Poopoo (Hawaii, USA), Beer Bottle Crossing (Idaho, USA), Needmore (Texas, USA), ii (Finland), My Large Intestine (Texas, USA), Ass (Ukraine), Can Do (North Dakota, USA), Disappointment (Kentucky, USA), Hell (Michigan, USA), Whiskey Dick Mountain (Washington State, USA), Hygiene (Colorado, USA), Okay (Oklahoma, USA), Normal (Illinois, USA), Odd (West Virginia, USA), Hooker (Oklahoma, USA), No Name (Colorado, USA) sau Hot Coffee (Mississippi, USA, Fucking (Austria)...

    Who knows more?

    1. Greek One profile image79
      Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Bangcock, Thailand
      Phuket, Thailand
      Come By Chance, Newfoundland
      Bangor, Maine
      Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
      Uranis

      1. Anolinde profile image85
        Anolindeposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        It's Bangkok, Thailand smile

        1. Sab Oh profile image61
          Sab Ohposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          I've been told that the official name of the capital of Thailand is actually an enormously long word (or phrase?). Numerous Thai students have recited it for me but there is no chance in the universe I would remember it.

          1. Anolinde profile image85
            Anolindeposted 7 years ago in reply to this

            It's

            Krungthep mahanakorn amornrattanakosin mahintara ayuttaya mahadilok pobnopparat ratchatani burirom udomratchaniwate mahasatharn amornpiman awatansathit sakkatattiya visanu kamprasit

            I'm not kidding smile  And the only reason why I or most Thais could remember it is because it's been made into a song by a very popular band some 20 years ago! LOL!

            1. Anolinde profile image85
              Anolindeposted 7 years ago in reply to this

              By the way, Thais call their capital Krungthep, not Bangkok.  Bangkok is the old name for the capital.

            2. lorlie6 profile image86
              lorlie6posted 7 years ago in reply to this

              You sure you spelled that right? smilesmile  Just teasing!
              Let's see...Fried Egg, Alabama.
              smile

              1. earnestshub profile image87
                earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                lorlie, your kiddin us right? lol

                1. lorlie6 profile image86
                  lorlie6posted 7 years ago in reply to this

                  Nope...Oh, God, now I have to Google it to make sure.  I will let you know!

  2. nikipa profile image22
    nikipaposted 7 years ago

    French Lick (Indiana)

  3. Greek One profile image79
    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago

    Buttzville, Pennsylvania
    Twatt, Scotland
    Muff, Ireland
    Titty Hill, England
    Wetwang, England
    Bald Knob, Arkansas,
    Whiskey Dick Mountain, Washington
    Hell, Michigan
    Toad Suck, Arkansas
    Dissapointment, Kentucky

  4. tonymac04 profile image87
    tonymac04posted 7 years ago

    Condom in France!

  5. nikipa profile image22
    nikipaposted 7 years ago

    Thats really funny!

    How about Big Bone Lick (Kentucky)... Lol

    1. Greek One profile image79
      Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      what about "Vagina, Hawaii"

      1. nikipa profile image22
        nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        I wonder how is to live there?

        1. Greek One profile image79
          Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          warm, wet and wonderful....

          but the smell of fish can be overpowering at times

          1. nikipa profile image22
            nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

            OMG!!! LOL

            1. Greek One profile image79
              Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

              it's a tight squeeze of a place, and it can be a bloody mess at times, but lots of people have pads there

              1. nikipa profile image22
                nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                Sounds like a riddle... LOL

                1. Greek One profile image79
                  Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                  a riddle?  yup!  it sure was a hard place to find in my youth, but now I have no problem getting there wink

                  1. nikipa profile image22
                    nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

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  6. nikipa profile image22
    nikipaposted 7 years ago

    Dildo (Virginia)

  7. mega1 profile image78
    mega1posted 7 years ago

    Lake Titicaca, Peru

    1. nikipa profile image22
      nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Yes, it sounds funny even in Romanian!

  8. Greek One profile image79
    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago

    what about Turdo (Romania)?

    1. nikipa profile image22
      nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Oh, I know some really funny names in Romanian, but nobody will understand them here...

      1. Greek One profile image79
        Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

        Fumaţi - Neversober
        Urlaţi – Gimme Some Noise
        Constanţa - The Steadiness
        Slobozia - A Very Wrong Local Tradition
        Călăraşi - Silly-dressed Folks on Horses
        Piteşti - Youdohide
        Oneşti - The Sincere
        Huşi - Shoo
        Buhuşi - Boo
        Satu-Mare - The Rather Roomy Rural Community
        Slatina - Slut Tina
        Târgu Frumos - The Aesthetically Pleasing Bazaar
        Buzău - Really Fat Lip
        Năvodari - Networkers
        Dor Mărunt - Miniature Melancholy

        1. nikipa profile image22
          nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          Really funny translations!!! So deep knowledge in Romanian Geographical Names! Nice!

          1. Greek One profile image79
            Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

            i know dirty words in many different languages tongue

            1. nikipa profile image22
              nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

              I have heard some as well, but never use them in conversations... smile

              1. Greek One profile image79
                Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                we are two totally different people then lol

                1. nikipa profile image22
                  nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                  Differences are good sometimes...

                  1. Greek One profile image79
                    Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

                    yeah.. but I am taller than you, so i am therefore a better human being tongue

  9. mega1 profile image78
    mega1posted 7 years ago

    I know some people who may have come from Slatina - at least that would explain a few things!

    1. Greek One profile image79
      Greek Oneposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      i know a few people who have come in Slatina

  10. rebekahELLE profile image91
    rebekahELLEposted 7 years ago

    how would you like to live in

    nimrod, MN

    monks misery, maryland

    humpstulip, washington

    dickshooter, idaho

    and of course we can't forget

    gun barrel, texas

    1. nikipa profile image22
      nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      They really sound dangerous places! LOL

  11. mega1 profile image78
    mega1posted 7 years ago

    ralwus says he lives in knockemstiff!

    1. nikipa profile image22
      nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Hope there isnt any Stiff!

  12. earnestshub profile image87
    earnestshubposted 7 years ago

    Banana (Queensland Australia)
    Bong Bong (NSW)
    Boing Boing (NT)
    Humpty Doo (NT)
    Koolyanobbing (WA)

  13. raisingme profile image89
    raisingmeposted 7 years ago

    There is a Chuckanut Drive in Washington State just outside of Bellingham.

  14. habee profile image90
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    GA has 'em all beat! Three little towns in southwest GA, all in a row: Anticipation, Climax, and Recovery.

    1. earnestshub profile image87
      earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Habee that is a world beater alright! lol

    2. Ohma profile image80
      Ohmaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Sorry Habee
      I think Pa. will give Ga. a run for it's money with BlueBalls, Bird in Hand, and Intercourse all within 5 miles of each other in Lancaster county.

  15. habee profile image90
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    The story of my life, Ernesto!

  16. KCC Big Country profile image85
    KCC Big Countryposted 7 years ago

    I have a hub about crazy Texas town names.  Look for "Crazy Names of Towns in Texas."

  17. habee profile image90
    habeeposted 7 years ago

    KCC, I have one about crazy town names in GA, too! lol

  18. Sab Oh profile image61
    Sab Ohposted 7 years ago

    The funniest one of all:

    Obama, Japan

  19. earnestshub profile image87
    earnestshubposted 7 years ago

    Thanks Anolinde, they are a mouthful! lol
    And thanks for bringing me up to date with Krungthep. smile

  20. lorlie6 profile image86
    lorlie6posted 7 years ago

    Oh Lord, earnesthub-and all others who give a damn!-I LIED!  smile  But I could have sworn there was such a place...Ahh, sweet imagination!
    Sorry! hmm

    1. earnestshub profile image87
      earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Fortunately a bit of egg in face is due all of us from time to time, so we'll share that one! lol

      1. lorlie6 profile image86
        lorlie6posted 7 years ago in reply to this

        Thanks for understanding...I could swear I've been there!
        In my dreams, I guess! smile

  21. E. A. Wright profile image87
    E. A. Wrightposted 7 years ago

    Weed, California

    1. earnestshub profile image87
      earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      Any weed in Weed?

      1. lorlie6 profile image86
        lorlie6posted 7 years ago in reply to this

        There's ALWAYS weed in California, earnest! lol

        1. earnestshub profile image87
          earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

          Ah California! Such good memories for me. Never got up your way though. I'd probably like it considering where it is. A bit chilly sometimes yeh? smile

          1. lorlie6 profile image86
            lorlie6posted 7 years ago in reply to this

            Chilly and hot, depending.  I live in the high desert.

            1. earnestshub profile image87
              earnestshubposted 7 years ago in reply to this

              I had a peek on google maps to see where it is. Looks like you are in the middle of a beautiful mountain range in a nice small town. I am always interested in anywhere that grows spuds! smile

  22. elayne001 profile image53
    elayne001posted 7 years ago

    Tin Can Island, Tonga (for reals) - the mail service to this island used to be only through floating tin cans thrown off the boats.

  23. rebekahELLE profile image91
    rebekahELLEposted 7 years ago

    not specifically funny geographical names, but signs from abroad. laugh out loud funny.

    http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2010 … f=homepage

    1. nikipa profile image22
      nikipaposted 7 years ago in reply to this

      LOL!!! Really FUNNY Translations!

 
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