You hear about famous brands, such as Coca-Cola, Amazon, LEGO, Nike and Adobe, all the time.
These brands are world-famous and some of the most advertised; and their logos, instantly recognizable—but what’s in a name; as Shakespeare once uttered, do you know how their names came about and what they actually mean?
Based on the Wikipedia list, online magazine Bored Panda has made a visual list of famous company name etymologies.
How many of these ‘fun facts’ did you already know?
via Designtaxi.com, Bored Panda