The story of Brfxxccxxmnpcccclllmmnprxvclmnckssqlbb11116

Friday, November 23, 2007

Brfxxccxxmnpcccclllmmnprxvclmnckssqlbb11116, pronounced /’albin/ is the name of a Swedish child, born in 1991.

The parents gave him this name as a protest against a Swedish law that says:

First names shall not be approved if they can cause offense or can be supposed to cause discomfort for the one using it, or names which for some obvious reason are not suitable as a first name.”

They initially refused to name their kid so they were fined 5,000 kronor ($680). As a response to the fine, they gave their child this 43 character name, saying that it is a “pregnant expressionistic development that we see as an artistic creation."
Poor kid…


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