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3AW Newsreader David Armstrong tries pronouncing the King of Thailand’s name

Neil Mitchell
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The Crown Prince of Thailand and successor to the recently departed Thai King has a very long and interesting name.

Vajiralongkorn Borommachakkrayadisonsantatiwong Thewetthamrongsuboriban Aphikhunuprakanmahittaladunladet Phumiphonnaretwarangkun Kittisirisombunsawangkhawat Borommakhattiyaratchakuman. – or Maha Vajiralongkorn for short. 

The name is 177 characters long.

3AW Newsreader David Armstrong had a crack at pronouncing it.

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Neil Mitchell
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