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Because breakfast is typically the first meal we eat each day, by doing so we are "breaking" our nightly "fast." And you thought this was going to be complicated...
This highly entertaining translation occurs in Icelandic, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish. The word "slut" also means "end" in Danish and Swedish.
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Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakpikimaunahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu is the world's longest placename.
This name has been given to a hill by the Maori people of New Zealand to honor a famous chief by the name of Tamatea Pokai Whenua. Translated, the name means "The hilltop where Tamatea with big knees, conqueror of mountains, eater of land, traveler over land and sea, played his koauau to his beloved."