How Did European Countries Get Their Names?
Did you know that the word Spain, the name of the country, is translated from Phoenician as "the land of rabbits?"
The Fascinating Origins of 11 Lovely Flower Names
There is no better time than spring to dive headfirst into the fascinating world of flower name etymologies! Here are the origins of the names of 11 lovely flowers.
You Know These Bach Pieces, But Do You Know Their Names?
Love classical music but get confused with the name of each piece? Here are 13 beloved pieces by Bach alongside their respective names.
7 US Place Names Every British Person Pronounces WRONG
There's one aspect of English that's even more infuriating and complex than spelling. That aspect is pronunciation, and this funny post will show you why.
It’s Impossible NOT to Laugh at the Names of These Shops!
These 15 British shops incorporated hilarious references and puns in their storefronts that are guaranteed to make visitors and passers-by smile from ear to ear
It Has a Name?? Everyday Items That Have Surprising Names
Whether you’re looking in the mirror or getting ready for a meal, you encounter these things, but you never knew they had their own names
Ever Wondered How Hurricanes Are Named?
Hurricane Laura, hurricane Sandy... If you've ever wonderd how hurricanes get their names, it turns out it is not random at all.
Fun Colors You’ve Surely Seen But Never Knew the Names of!
You've probably come across these unusual colors in all kinds of places, and these are their extraordinary names and origins.
Bet You Didn’t Know The Names of These Unusual Hairstyles
There are a myriad of ways we can shift and shape our hair to look more appealing but you probably didnt know these strange hairstyles
Do You Know the Original Names of These US Cities?
What was the original name of New York City? or Seattle? See if you recognize these old historic monikers for 10 iconic US cities.
Quiz: Do You Know These Aquatic Locations?
Venice has been the source of inspiration for many a place around the world - after all, it was once a great empire in its own right. Name all the Venices here.
The World’s 14 Strangest Scientific Names of Animals
Some animals have pretty hilarious names, such as 'red-lipped batfish' or 'shoebill'. Here are some of the best ridiculously named species we found...
Baby Names That are BANNED Around the World
These 14 names, some bizarre and some fairly ordinary, have been rejected or even outright banned in countries around the world for different reasons.
Quiz: Can You Identify Roman Gods By Their Greek Names?
Can you beat this quiz by finding the Greek name for these Roman gods?
What’s the Story Behind the Weird Names of US Coins?
Have you ever wondered what the word "dollar" actually means and where it comes from? Wonder no more.
Strange Names Lovers Call Each Other All Around the World
Often we call the ones we love using nicknames that are kind of strange, but people do this all around the world. Here are the weirdest.
Ever Wondered How the Iconic Beer Guinness Got Its Name?
Take an inside look at some of the wild adventures and interesting anecdotes that created 7 of the best liquor brands in the world.
17 Street Signs That Will Make You Crow With Laughter
We present to you a compilation of some of the most hilarious signs people accidentally stumbled upon on the street
Where Did the Names of the Months Stem From?
Where do the names of the months stem from? Find out here!
Why Are Countries Named the Way They Are? This Map Tells!
Have you ever wondered why the countries of the world are named the way they are, and what on Earth they might literally mean? Wonder no more...
10 Bible Stories That Science Has Proven Accurate!
The Bible describes many seemingly supernatural cases, but today, science can show that they might have indeed happened.
16 Home Objects You Never Knew Actually Had Names...
You're in for a challenge: Can you name these home objects without looking at their terms?
What's In a Do: The Names of Famous Hairstyles
We're going to tell you where the name 'afro' came from or even 'the mullet'. Read here to find out the low-down on the names of your favorite hairstyles!