Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Fact of the Day: Batman City

In Turkey there is a city and province known as Batman. Though it has nothing to do with the super-hero but apparently got its name from a nearby river.  

17 comments:

  1. I wonder what batman translates to in that language.

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  2. how people call themselves, I'm wondering:) batmans:)

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  3. This is quite fun! sometimes languages creates such funny words.Kisses:)

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  5. Muy interesante!!
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  6. Haha, that's funny. I hope they know by now who Batman is. Thank you for your kind comment on my blog!

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  7. Didn't know this. Strange.

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    Filip

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  8. I visited Turkey several years ago when I was still traveling. I did not care for it. If I saw this area, did not know it.

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  9. That's good to know, because Metropolis is in Illinois! ;)

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  10. I wonder if their national song is the Batman theme song?

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  11. In Melbourne, Australia there is a suburb called Batman too. :)

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