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Can you name the companies by their etymologies?

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Country of OriginCompanyEtymology
SwedenLatin for 'I roll'
SpainAcronym of 'Spanish Corporation of Touring Cars' in Spanish
BrazilThe first few letters of each word in 'Brazilian Aeronautics Company' in Portuguese
FranceNamed after a young chemist's new hair dye, named Auréole.
South KoreaHanja script for 'Rising from Asia'
NetherlandsInitials of the Dutch words for 'All will benefit from united co-operation' and literally means 'the fir tree'
United States of AmericaMisspelling of the number which equates to 10 to the power of 100
ItalyAcronym of 'Italian Automobile Factory of Turin' in Italian
United KingdomNamed after the brothers Harold C. and Wallace Humphrey
South KoreaKorean for 'Great House' or 'Great Universe'
Country of OriginCompanyEtymology
AustriaThe first, middle and last letters of the German word for 'Peppermint'
United States of AmericaDerived from the name of a creek near Los Altos, CA
United States of AmericaInitials of Donna Karan and the fourth most populous state in the US
JapanDerived from the Latin for 'sound' or an American slang term for an energetic youngster
SwitzerlandFounder's surname or, when unaccented, 'Bird's Nest' in Swabian diminutive
SwedenInitials of the founder and the village he grew up in: Elmtaryd Agunnaryd
ItalyThe initials of the Italian words for 'Metal Enamelling Factory'
United States of AmericaCo-founder's favourite fruit, previously worked at an orchard in which this fruit was grown
JapanDerived from the tallest mountain in Japan and a synonym for movie
FranceThe surname of the company's French-Dutch founder; André-Gustave ___

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