`Moin` is a word used only in the northern part of Germany for saying `hello'.
Actually it means `nice' and is related to the dutch word for `nice'.
In other parts of Germany `moin' is misused for `guten morgen' meaning
`good morning'. There I get funny faces when saying `moin' in the afternoon.
Oldenburg, my home town, it is rather common to say `moin moin' just to
anybody at any time.
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