Wednesday, February 13, 2013

DID YOU KNOW:

Company Name Origin/Meaning

1. Mercedes - Name of the daughter of the founder .
2. Nokia - Name of city and river in Finland.
3. Pepsi - Named from the digestive enzyme pepsin.
4. Honda - From the name of its founder Soichiro Honda .
5. Sony - from the Latin word 'sonus' meaning sound …
6. Maggi - Food company named after its founder, Julius Maggi .
7. Suzuki - From the name of its founder, Michio Suzuki .
8. Samsung - Meaning 'three stars' in Korean …
9. Toyota - From the name of founder, Sakichi Toyod  
10.Yamaha - After Torakusu Yamaha, who founded the company
11. Adidas - From the name of the founder Adolf (Adi) Dassler (das).

28 comments:

  1. All of these were new to me- wow!

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  2. thats a very interesting trivia dear

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  3. Wow ... these are interesting to know :-)

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  4. I definitely didn't know that! Very interesting to know!!!

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  5. I knew some of these dear Izzy but not all of them, thanks you for the information!
    xoxoxo ♡

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  6. such a good trivia gf... Happy Heart's day :)

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  7. Wow I actually didn't know any of these haha

    xx Rose Coloured Sky

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  8. Very informative and interesting.

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  9. oh my...thinking that pepsi is like a digestive enzyme something makes me think of drinking it ever again. hahaha. jk

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  10. thanx for the info..i never knew it before :s
    this post is worth sharing as well :)

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  11. I knew Mercedes and the Japanese cars but didnt know about Nokia and maggi. Very interesting.

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  12. I knew some of these - mainly the car names ( like Toyota, Honda and Mercedes) but didn't know about Nokia and Maggi or even Sony. Very interesting Izdiher!

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  13. Izdiher, the one I would NEVER have guessed: ADIDAS

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  14. That was very interesting :) Thanks for sharing this :)

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  15. Informative.
    thank you for sharing :)

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  16. interesting. i think samsung's name is the most straight forward among all :)

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  17. wow!very informative. thank you for sharing. these trivia are worth the share. lemme do that now.

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  19. now I know ..:)) this is great..:)))

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  20. So cool! I never knew. Love the way you think. :)

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