Ikea Names & Their Real Translations

Anyone who has bought products from IKEA before knows that the names of their furniture and home accessories are… hmm… kind of weird. I know the company is from Sweden but it always seemed as if many of the names were just made up to sound interesting on a price tag.

Well, it turns out they all have unique meanings, and that these meaning are often totally literal. Check out this list of crazy Ikea names and their real meanings and you’ll be shocked, like me, to learn that there is some method to the madness of Ikea product names.