What car-type's name means "I roll"
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
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However, if I order a Volvo, have I
delivered a fiat?
Volvo is a (Ford-owned) make or brand of car (like
Ford or Chevrolet), not a type, like fastback or coupé.
The name was originally used for a brand of
ball-bearing, also manufactured in Gothenburg, Sweden.
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