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Sunday, July 1, 2018

Palindrome city names on the continent of Africa


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Palindrome city names on the continent of Africa


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 backward. Mom and Dad are two simple palindromes. In Africa, Nigeria has the most places on the African continent with seven cities whose names are palindromes. Madagascar holds the record for the longest city with a palindromic name, Anahanahana, Madagascar.


 
Anahanahana Madagascar
Anahanahana Madagascar

There are 20 palindrome city names on the continent of Africa located in 13 African countries of Angola, Burkina Faso, Chad, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, and Zimbabwe.


Angola
City of Iai



Burkina Faso
City of Ibi


Chad
City of Madaradam


Madagascar
City of Anahanahana


Mali
City of Lellel


Morocco
City of Akka


Niger
City of Tassessat


Nigeria
Cities of:
Aba
Abiriba
Apapa
Elleyelle
Ibi
Oyo
Uburubu


Senegal
City of Matam


Sierra Leone
City of Dibid


Somalia
Cities of:
Daba Qabad
Aluula


Sudan
City of Illibilli


Zimbabwe
City of Madoko Dam


Senegal Fishing
Senegal Fishing


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



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