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Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch is a large village and community on the island of Anglesey in Wales, situated on the Menai Strait next to the Britannia Bridge and across the strait from Bangor. Wales Known in the shorter form as Llanfair PG!! TRANSLATE: Saint Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near a rapid whirlpool and the Church of St. Tysilio of the red cave. #LongestNameOfTown #LlanfairPG #Anglesey #Wales

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// The name means: Mary's Church [in] the hollow of the white hazel near the rapid whirlpool [and] the church of (St.) Tysilio with a red cave.

Ynys Mon, or Anglesey (anglicised name), is the largest Welsh island. It used to be the granary of Wales and was known as Mon, Mam Cymru (Mother of Wales). Today it is better known for the ferry port of Holyhead - located on Holy Island and for the village of Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyndrobwll-llantysiliogogogoch. A name in Cymraeg which means: "Saint Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near a rapid whirlpool and the Church of St. Tysilio of the red cave."

Ynys Mon, or Anglesey (anglicised name), is the largest Welsh island. It used to be the granary of Wales and was known as Mon, Mam Cymru (Mother of Wales). Today it is better known for the ferry port of Holyhead - located on Holy Island and for the village of Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyndrobwll-llantysiliogogogoch. A name in Cymraeg which means: "Saint Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near a rapid whirlpool and the Church of St. Tysilio of the red cave."

You can't blame the residents of    Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch in Wales for    preferring to call their village Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, or Llanfairpwll.    According to expert Adrian Room, this astonishing name (the longest in the    UK, and one of the longest in the world) means something along the lines of "St    Mary's Church in the hollow of the white hazel near to the rapid whirlpool    of Llantysilio of the red cave" or "St Mary's by the white aspen…

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The welsh town of Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogery​chwyrndrobwllllantysiliogo​gogoch has quite a long name, no? It means "Saint Mary’s Church in the hollow of the white hazel near the rapid whirlpool and the Church of Saint Tysilio of the red cave.

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