Monday, August 16, 2010

McDonald's Nicknames Around the World

Golden Arches (U.S. slang)
Mickey-D's (U.S. slang)
McDick's (Canadian slang and U.S. slang)
Macca's (Australian slang & New Zealand Slang)
Mackey-D's (British slang)
Placcy-D's (British slang, from the word "plastic", referring to the food)
Impastato's (Degio Jipjoint slang)
McDo (French slang)
MacDoh (Quebec French slang)
Mekkes (German slang)
Mekki (German slang)
Der Schotte (German slang) (lit. the Scotch) because of the 'Mc' prefix and maybe the somewhat cheaper price in comparison to a regular international restaurant.
McDoof (German slang) (lit. McStupid) because of the content of the burgers and the bright corporation sign, know as the "Golden Arches". The name was invented by German writer G�nther Wallraff.
McDonaldos (Mexican slang)
McDonas (Mexican Slang)
Makku or Makudo (Japanese slang)
Mak Kee (Hong Kong Slang)
McDee's (New Zealand abbreviation)
McD's (Scottish abbreviation)
Donken, Mackid�nnkan (amongst tweens) (Swedish slang)
Meki (Hungarian slang)
Mec (Romanian slang)
MacDohNo (Khmer slang)
McDo (Filipino slang)
Pat Panepinto Mart (Chilean slang)
Rotten Ronnie Oddo's (Canadian English Slang)
Ronchin Ronnies(Canadian English Slang)
M�kker'n (Norwegian slang)
M�kk�ri (Finnish slang)

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