April 26, 2013 update from Steph: Updated this page to add links to as many of the towns and streets as I could find in google maps. With 13,400 Ephratans, this place is the most populous city in the county. The Vaguely Rude Places Map is a simple-ish web mash up of places which, to the British sense or humour, sound vaguely rude and thus are, by definition, funny. by Hawthorn Mineart, under Funny Lists. 100+ Funny British Place Names. Here is our compilation of most popular Dutch baby names for boys and girls. 11. Yes these are all real places that somewhere in the UK! Be sure to check out our fun Word Cloud Map of the UK which incorporates al the words on this list into a … If you are looking for a Dutch name for your baby, you are at the right place. I was laughing for hours trying to find the most amusing and rude place names in the British Isles. I hope you get as much pleasure reading the list as I got putting it together. Its famous for its cloister (fun word that – sounds like a glandular problem). But did you know that we have tons of little towns and villages with the most absurdly hilarious names such as Hundeluft (“dog air”), Darmstadt (“intestine city”) and Schweinfurt (“swine ford”). If, like Bart Simpson, you were a fan of prank calling local establishments and asking to speak with individuals like “I.P. Dutch is actually 98.7%. You’re not alone in looking for some inspiration in that direction. Well maybe not that high, but be prepared for utter confusion when cows, monkeys, windmills and weather barge into your everyday casual conversations. I originally added this list to my site on September 26, 2005, but I never verified whether the names were real places or not, until someone asked in comments. Credit for the town’s unusual name goes to the developers constructing Interstate 70, who left several exits unmarked. Aart: And better yet, this is only a small selection, for more on weird and rude place names have a look at the following books: Rude Britain: The 100 Rudest Place Names in Britain; Hoo, Howe, Ware, Wye and Wem – weird, wonderful and wacky British place names The Big E also produced a Miss America - the one with the shortest last name - Evelyn Margaret Ay, in 1954. Gobbler's Knob, Pennsylvania The rural area a couple miles outside of Punxsutawney garners the world's attention as much for its weather-predicting groundhog as its vaguely hilarious name. Dutch Names For Boys: 1. The name of this tiny hamlet on the Kentucky-Tennessee border is an homage to, you guessed it, the local bug population. The names range from the standard Kim and Lisa to the exotic and unusual baby names Anouk. Freely,” then you are familiar with the joy that comes from a particularly funny dirty-ish name. The town’s oldest residents say that when workers helped out … Meanwhile, here's some blog posts which may, … This is one of many funny town names that aren’t really names at all. (Nu komt de aap uit de mouw) September 26, 2005. If you're not British, it might be confusing why this is amusing. 12 Hilarious German Place Names Translated Literally (And Their Real Origins) Almost everyone knows Germany’s capital and major cities. 1. It’s been said that, on average, 30% of a language is idiom and expressions. Jon Butterworth/Unsplash. This map was created by a user. Learn how to create your own. funny things on google maps. Funny Dutch expressions.