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How to Say Google in Every Language (Almost)

Meghan Neal

Since Google the verb—as in "to Google" something—officially entered the American lexicon in 2006 (Merriam Webster and the Oxford English Dictionary), other languages have followed suit, co-opting the active version of the word. The Atlantic Wire's Rebecca Greenfield compiled an incomplete list of ways to pronounce "to Google" in those languages.

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