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Romanian places names – alternative translations

These make more sense if you speak Romanian.

Adunatii Copăceni – Gathered Tree People
Afumati – Neversober
Băicoi – You Ball
Buhuşi – Boo
Buzău – Really Fat Lip
Călăraşi – Silly-dressed Folks on Horses
Constanţa – The Steadiness
Dor Mărunt – Miniature Melancholy
Huşi – Shoo
Năvodari – Networkers
Oneşti – The Sincere
Piteşti – You Hide
Slatina – Slut Tina
Slobozia – A Very Wrong Local Tradition
Târgu Frumos – The Aesthetically Pleasing Bazaar
Urlaţi – Gimme Some Noise
Voluntari – Town of Unpaid Assistants

from Alex