Sep 4, 2013
The Huffington Post
14 Ikea Product Names That Make Absolutely No Sense
The new Ikea catalog is here, and part of the fun of looking through it is reading out the Swedish product names: EKTORP, TROMSA-, BJA-RKUDDEN, JONSBO GRYBY... There is a system to Ikea product naming that matches word categories to product categories: occupations for bookcases, Swedish islands for garden furniture, etc.