Company Full Form: List of Full Forms of Famous Companies

Acronym WordFull Form
ABCAmerican Broadcasting Company
ACER(sharp, acute, able and facile) in Latin
ADIDASFrom the name of the founder Adolf (Adi) Dassler.
ADOBEFrom the Adobe Creek that ran behind the house of co-founder John Warnock.
AKAIrom the named for its founder, Saburo Akai.
AmazonBezos Wanted A Name For His Company That Began With "A" And He Took The Name Amazon
AMDAdvance micro devices.
AOLAmerican Online.
APCAmerican Power Conversion
APPLEAsian Passenger Payload Experiment.
ASUSNamed after Pegasus, the winged horse of Greek mythology.
AT& TAmerican Telephone and Telegraph Company
ATIArray Technologies Incorporated
AUDIFrom The Surname of The Founder August Horch (Audi, in Latin)
BCCIThe Bahrain Chamber of Commerce & Industry
BenQBringing Enjoyment N Quality
BHWBell & Howell Company
BMWBayerische Motoren Werke
BPLBritish Process Laboratory
CASIOFrom the name of its founder, Kashio Tadao
CISCOComputer Information System Company.
COCA-COLADerived from the coca leaves and kola nuts used as flavoring
COMOAQCompatibility and Quality
CORELCowpland Research Laboratory
DELLMichael DELL.
DIGGFrom " Diggnation "
DMARTCame from the owner name Ramakrishna DAMANI
EAElectronic Arts
eBayOrgin from " Echo Bay
EPSONNamed from "Son of Electronic Printer"
ERICSSONNamed after its founder Lars Magnus Ericsson
FERRARIFrom the name of its founder, Enzo Ferrari.
FIATFabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino
GEGeneral Electronics.
GOOGLEGlobal Organisation Of Oriented Group Language of Earth.
HCLHindustan Computer Limited.
HITACHIOld place name, literally " sunrise"
HMTHindustan Machine Tools
HONDAFrom the name of its founder, Soichiro Honda.
HPHewlett-Packard
HSBCHong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
HTCHigh Tech Computer
IBMInternational Business Machines Corporation.
IMDBInternet Movie Data Base
INFOSYSInformation System.
INTELIntegrated Electronics.
KFCKentucky Fried Chicken
KODAKFrom the letter K, the favourte letter of Gorge Eastman (Founder)
L & TLarsen & Toubro Limited
LENOVOLE(Legend), NOVO(New).
LGLucky Goldstar
McDonaldsFrom the name of the brothers Richard and Maurice McDonald, who founded the first McDonald's
MotorolaFrom Motor and Victrola " as originally they made car radios
MRFMadras Rubber Factory
MSMicrosoft
NapsterNamed after Fanning's hairstyle-based nickname
NDTVNew Delhi Television
NeroNero Burning ROM named after Nero burning Rome
NikeNamed for the Greek goddess of victory
NikonThe original name was Nippon Kogaku, meaning "Japanese Optical"
NissanThe company was earlier known by the name Nippon Sangyo which means "Japan Industries"
NokiaFrom the finnish city of Nokia
OABOman Arab Bank
OracleThe name Oracle comes from the code name of a CIA project
PhilipsFrom The Name Of The Founders Gerard Philips And Anton Philips
QGCQuestar Gas Company
Red-HatFounder Marc Ewing Use To Wear A Red Cap
ReebokName Comes From The Afrikaans Spelling Of Rhebok, A Type Of African Antelope
RIMResearch In Motion
SamsoniteNamed From The Biblical Character Samson, Renowned For His Strength
SamsungMeaning Three Stars In Korean
SONYSound Of New York.
SuzukiFrom The Name Of Its Founder, Michio Suzuki
TATANamed After Jamsetji Nusserwanji Tata
TCSTata Consultancy Services.
ToshibaTokyo Denki (Tokyo Electric) + Shibaura Seisakusho (Shibaura Engineering Works)
ToyotaFrom The Name Of The Founder, Sakichi Toyoda.
TVSFrom The Name Of The Founder T. V. Sundaram Iyengar
UPSUnited Parcel Service
VISAFrom The Latin Word "Charta Visa" (Verified Paper, Lit. "Paper That Has Been Seen")
VodafoneFrom Voice, Data, Telefone
VolkswagenFrom The German For People's Car
VolvoFrom The Latin Word Volvo, Which Means " I Roll"
Wal-MartNamed After Founder Sam Walton
WDWestern Digital
WIPROWestern India Product Limited.
YAHOOYet Another Hierarchically Organized Oracle
YamahaNamed After The Founder Torakusu Yamaha
ZMSZhone Management System

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