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Place names tell stories

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Place names are traces left behind by people. Behind each name is a story of human interaction, showcasing the experiences and perspectives of interweaving cultures. Place names are not static. As people moved around or continued to live on in a place for generations, more memories in the form of place names were created, adding to the richness of Taiwan's landscape.

Place names represent traces in different language of encounters between various ethnic groups. This is an invitations to listen to stories of the past, and left your story for the future generation.

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