14 Hilarious Examples Of Foreign Signs Translating Pretty Badly

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I feel like if I were ever in the position where I was starting up a shop – or any company for that matter – I would think long and hard about what I was calling it.

That much is obvious – you have to stick with this name indefinitely, after all, but once you think you have a good name, what if it’s only good in your language.

I live near a beauty salon that had to change its name because it was called ISIS. The risks are just too great not to type your company name into Google translate and go through every language option.

Just look at what can go wrong…

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