Verizon

Definition : veritas (Latin for truth) + horizon
Category : Business » Companies & Corporations
Country/Region : Worldwide Worldwide
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Portmanteau

What does Verizon mean?

Verizon Communications or Verizon is a global broadband and telecommunications company headquartered in New York City, New York, United States. It started in 1983 as Bell Atlantic. In 2000, Bell Atlantic acquired former independent phone company GTE, and change its name to “Verizon”, a portmanteau of veritas (Latin for truth) and horizon.