Off topic: Fun with company names
Thread poster: ExScientiaVera
ExScientiaVera  Identity Verified
Faroe Islands
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Apr 15, 2013

Lets make up some company names that will never, ever be registered companies or department names.

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Tony M  Identity Verified
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A real one! Apr 15, 2013

Here's one that DID make it into the real world — in German:

MAIMED (a medical supplies company) — of course in DE Mai + Med is fine; but in EN, the word it makes 'maimed' is NOT!!

Another real one I like is the trainer stores here in France called 'Athlete's Foot' — no thanks i'd rather not!


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Dave Bindon  Identity Verified
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:) Apr 15, 2013

Mist Translations - for when you don't have the foggiest idea what it says

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LingoTrust
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oldie but a goodie Apr 16, 2013

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For our dearly departed Apr 16, 2013

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