World famous Company Name Origin/Meaning….


1.Mercedes – Name of the daughter of the founder.
2.Nokia – Name of 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’ meaningsound.
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 Korea.
9. Toyota – From the name of founder, Sakichi Toyoda.
10.Yamaha – After Torakusu Yamaha, who founded the company.
11.Adidas – From the name of the founder Adolf (Adi) Dassler (das).
12. BMW – Bayerische Motoren Werke, (Bavarian Motor Works).
13. Coca-Cola – derived from the coca leaves and kola nuts used as flavoring. Coca-Cola creator John S. Pemberton changed the ‘K’ of kola to ‘C’ to make the name look better.

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