Google

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English[edit]

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 Google (disambiguation) on Wikipedia

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The logo of Google.

Etymology[edit]

The company was named for a misspelling of googol, or one followed by a hundred zeros, alluding to the site's purpose of providing easy access to vast amounts of information.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Google

  1. a particular Internet company
  2. (computing) a search engine that popularized the company of the same name

Usage notes[edit]

This term may have trademark status.

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Verb[edit]

Google (third-person singular simple present Googles, present participle Googling, simple past and past participle Googled)

  1. alternative case form of google

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Google.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡuːɡəl/, [ˈɡuːɡəl], [ˈɡuːɡl̩]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: Goo‧gle

Proper noun[edit]

Google

  1. Google (search engine)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This noun has no gender and no plural form.[1]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.duden.de/rechtschreibung/Google