Heck, some are clearly even puzzling those who live just around the corner if our findings are anything to go by.
We asked you to suggest those place names that made no sense when said out loud and you didn't disappoint.
We've rounded up a selection of the Red Rose best below.
Up in the north of the county, complete with a nuclear power station - it's He-Sham, not Hey.
Spelling, pronunciation, this one's got the lot. Don't even think about saying it as it looks - it's More-cum
Where do you start with this one? Break it down and it becomes 'Ozzle-twizzle'
More about emphasis this one. Accentuate the first syllable, not the 'worth' in the middle.