Adidas is the amalgamation of the founder’s name, Adolf Dassler:
Adi - Adolf was more commonly known as Adi to everyone in Herzogenaurach.
Das - short form of the surname, Dassler.
However, what people do not know is that in 1948, Adi Dassler had originally registered the company name as Addas, but this lead to another company named Ada-ada threaten the founder with a court case, over the...
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