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What’s in a Name?


Philomena mentioned some of the unusual place names in her state (Tasmania) so I thought I’d post one we saw recently.

I don’t know how it’s pronounced . . . hopefully like ‘dingy’ as in the boat, not as in dark and gloomy. The little town certainly seemed bright and cheerful when we passed through 🙂


Comments on: "What’s in a Name?" (1)

  1. Figuring out the names is an interesting pastime, Lancer…Chicago turns out to mean “stinky onions”, a name very apropos for the current corrupt politicians here!

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