#456: FUKURAM (category: tram)
FUKURAM is a nickname of Type F1000 tramcar running through three cities (Echizen, Sabae, and Fukui) of Fukui Prefecture. It opened in 2013 and is operated by Fukui Railway.
The nickname "FUKURAM" is a coined word connecting "Fukui" (the name of the city and prefecture) and "tram". Usually, the Japanese word "fukuramu" is a verb meaning "to swell".
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