Lost in Translation: Barf

In Iran, where this laundry detergent is produced, the name means “snow”.  For obvious reasons I don’t think they should try to break into the English market…

In Iran, where this detergent is manufactured, that word means -snow

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Filed under Humor, Images, Mistranslations, Signs

4 responses to “Lost in Translation: Barf

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  2. Carol Ferenc

    Ha!! Definitely, forget the English market.

  3. Anonymous

    Its pronounced “burrf” in Hindi in India.

  4. Thank you, though I don’t know that that is much better in English, when it comes to marketing… 😉

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