Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu

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Taumata is located in North Island
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The Taumata sign in 2006

Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu (or Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu) is the Maori name of a hill in New Zealand. The short form Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwhenuakitanatahu is used in everyday talk. The hill is 305 meters high.[1]

It has eighty-five letters in its name. It is one of the longest place names in the world.

References[change | change source]

  1. "About name". taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateapokaiwhenuakitanatahu.com. 2010-08-14. Retrieved 2011-04-16.