Amazon

Definition : Bezos wanted a name for his company that began with “A” and he took the name Amazon
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What does Amazon mean?

Amazon.com is an American multinational electronic commerce company founded in 1994, by Jeff Bezos. The company is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, United States. Jeff Bezos wanted a name for his company that began with “A” so that it would appear early in alphabetic order. He began looking through the dictionary and settled on “Amazon” because it was a place that was “exotic and different” and it was the river he considered the biggest in the world, as he hoped his company would be. The A to Z arrow mark in Amazon.com logo suggest that you can buy everything from A to Z on Amazon.