• Santa's Reindeers are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner and Blitzen
  • The dot over the letter 'i' is called a tittle
  • Women who wink at men are known as "nictitating" women
  • Graffito is the little-used singular of the much used plural word graffiti
  • Switching letters is called spoonerism. For example, saying jag of Flapan, instead of flag of Japan
  • The letters KGB stand for Komitet Gosudarstvennoy Bezopasnosti
  • Google is actually the common name for a number with a million zeros
  • The infinite sign is called a Lemniscate
  • A misomaniac is someone who hates everything
  • The raised reflective dots in the middle of highways are called "Botts Dots".