Mythical Company Names
ira at rempt.xs4all.nl
Wed May 24 15:57:35 EDT 2000
On Wed, 24 May 2000 alexandra.bolintineanu at utoronto.ca wrote:
> My two favourite myth-based company names are "De Vliegende Hollander"
> (pardon the spelling)
What's wrong with the spelling? :-)
> a Dutch air-travel company called, yes, "The Flying
> Dutchman" [I saw this one myself]
That'll be KLM (Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij, "Royal Airline
Company"). They put it on all their planes. The company isn't
actually called that, but they use it as a nickname.
Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastynay.
irina at valdyas.org (myself) - http://valdyas.conlang.org (Valdyas)
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