Actually, a friend of mine teaches Latin, and one of her students made it up. ----- Original Message ----- From: "Eugene Oh" <[log in to unmask]> > Is that an urban legend, or did you just make it up? (: > > > Ph. D. <[log in to unmask]> wrote: >> >> Isn't "Nintendo" a corruption of the Latin "Non >> tendo mentem" (I do not stretch [my] mind.) ?