The longest word in the world is Greek; 175 letters and 78 syllables

We Greeks are known for very long names, smashing world records, and inventing all manner of stuff first, but not even that could prepare anyone for the world’s longest word which is the creation of one of our ancestors:  Aristophanes. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the name of a fictional dish created … Continue reading The longest word in the world is Greek; 175 letters and 78 syllables