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Sunday, September 27, 2015

African Palindrome Locations

Nigeria has the most places on the African continent with seven locations whose names are palindromes. Madagascar holds the record for the longest location with a palindromic name, Anahanahana, Madagascar.



A palindrome is a name that can be spelled either from left to right or right to left identically. In other words, palindromes are words, which read the same backwards. Mom and Dad are two simple palindromes. Just in case you were wondering, palindrome is not a palindrome.

Palindromic African Locations

Palindromic African Location in Burkina Faso
Palindromic African Location in Burkina Faso

Angola
Iai

Burkina Faso
Ibi

Chad
Madaradam

Madagascar
Anahanahana

Mali
Lellel

Morocco
Nigeria has the most places on the African continent with seven locations whose names are palindromes
Nigeria has the most places on the African continent
with seven locations whose names are palindromes
Akka

Niger
Tassessat

Nigeria
Aba
Abiriba
Apapa
Elleyelle
Ibi
Oyo
Uburubu

Senegal
Matam

Sierra Leone
Dibid

Somalia
Daba Qabad
Aluula

Sudan
Illibilli

Zimbabwe
Madoko Dam

Did you know…?

IDI is the first name of a notorious Ugandan dictator whose first name is a palindrome.


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