8 Facts About Godzilla That You Never Knew

May 13, 2014 at 6:42 am |

8.What’s In A Name?



You’d think after starring in over 30 films over the last six decades we’d know the birth name of our favorite Hollywood big-boy, but the monster’s original name is actually “Gojira,” a combination of the Japanese words for gorilla (gorira) and whale (kujira) – so basically the Japanese equivalent of “Whalerilla” or “Octatucan.”

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