10 Funny Mistranslations On Public Signs

10 Funny Mistranslations On Public Signs



The problem with using words in order to communicate with people is that every word has several connotations attached to it depending on which part of the world you are from. The English language is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, but it is far from being perfect. The other problem is that when you are translating from local languages to English, you stand the risk of mis-translating key pieces of information. This can lead to some hilarious situations in public places, apart from being dangerous in some situations as well. Here is a list of 10 funny mistranslations from signs around the world.

Happy Family In Hot Casserole

Every restaurant prides itself on having a specialty dish. This one really went all-out in order to create something unique, and terrifying.




Super Saloon

This is definitely the scariest salon in the world. Keep your children away from this place at all times.