|Definition||:||combination of the words “mitsu” and “hishi”|
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What does Mitsubishi mean?
Mitsubishi Companies is a Japanese conglomerate consisting of a range of autonomous businesses which share the Mitsubishi brand, trademark, and legacy. “Mitsubishi” is a combination of the words “mitsu” and “hishi.” “Mitsu” means three. “Hishi” means a water chestnut, and the word is used to denote a rhombus or diamond shape, which is reflected in the company’s famous logo. As customary, “hishi” is pronounced “bishi” when it forms a latter part of a word, hence the combination of “mitsu” and “hishi” reads Mitsubishi