Wanna go to the #christmas #island ? 😅 #kiritimati #kiribati

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Kiritimati, or Christmas Island, is a Pacific Ocean raised coral atoll in the northern Line Islands. It is part of the Republic of Kiribati.

The name “Kiritimati” is a rather straightforward respelling of the English word “Christmas” in the Kiribati language. Although most non-Kiribati people still correctly say the island’s name as Christmas or Christmas Island, the change in spelling sometimes results in those not “in the know” mispronouncing it as the letter combination “Kiritimati” would be pronounced in English.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiritimati