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Named after Mount Fuji, the highest mountain in Japan.
Was named by the Greek goddess of victory. The Nike sign symbolizes her flight.
Named after Starbuck, who was character in novel Moby- Dick
Named by short Integrated Electronics
Apple was named by Steve Jobs favorite fruit apple. He also wanted to distance his company from the “cold names” of other computer companies at the time.
They wanted first letter and the word to become on A, because it would appear early, they searched dictionary and found river Amazon. They wanted Amazon company to be the biggest in the world as the river Amazon is, they named their company Amazon.
First it was Kwanon, named by Japanese name of the Buddhist Bodhisattva of mercy. To be better accepted by people all around the world, later was changed in Canon.
Named by digestive enzyme Pepsin
Named from America Online
Named after Pegasus, the winged horse of Greek mythology
HOW TO MAKE RECOGNIZIBLE COMPANY NAME ?
Make your company name:
3. Made up words
5. Easy to remember
6. Choose one key factor for your name
7. Make sure it is available
8. Easy to pronounce
10. Avoid geographic locations
11. Easy to spell name
12. Avoid product categories
13. Test the name on co-workers and customers
15. Skip testing name on your family and friends
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