Bangkok formally turned the title of the capital of Thailand from November 2001 however right here, it is going to be renamed Krung Thep Maha Nakhon.
Follow The Bangkok Postwithin the announcement of the Royal Thai Society, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon will change into the official title of the capital of the Kingdom of Thailand.
Meanwhile, the present widespread title Bangkok continues to be acknowledged, however unofficially, and is positioned in parentheses after the brand new title.
In Thai, the capital is all the time known as Krung Thep Maha Nakhon which implies “Capital City of Great Angels”. But that is an abbreviation, as the complete title of the Thai capital will encompass greater than 40 parts with distinct meanings and is the longest capital title on this planet.
According to the announcement of the Office of the Royal Thai Society, Bangkok formally turned the title of the capital of Thailand from November 2001. Bangkok is now half of a bigger metropolitan space that features the districts of Bangkok Noi and Bangkok Yai.