Sunday, April 08, 2007

A brand that means the same in Spanish & Tamil

Did you know that Chupa Chups is derived from the Spanish word 'Chupar' that means 'to suck'? I am sure you didn't. Did you also know that the Tamil word 'chuppardhu' means 'to suck'? Funny, ain't it?

1 comment:

srividya said...

yep... tho i thot it was Finnish. Cos when i was working in confectionery it was given to me by OY Leaf which i thot was Finnish!

Man how we pigged out on the carton - it was delicious..