What does the word Google mean?

What does the word Google mean?


If you are reading this post, it is almost impossible that you do not know about Google, but what does Google actually mean?

On September 15, 1997, Google.com was registered as a domain. The name ‘Google’ is a play on the word ‘googol’, a mathematical term for the number represented by the numeral 1 followed by 100 zeros.

Source: http://www.google.com/intl/en/about/company/history/

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