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Chairigami

proper noun; blending and clipping
A company that creates furniture from folded cardboard.
 
Proper noun used as a company name. Alludes to the Japanese art of paper-folding (origami) but also includes an element of how this folding is exclusively used to create furniture.
Etymology : Blending of ‘chair’ and ‘origami’ while clipping the first two morphemes from ‘origami.’ Term created in 2011.
Source : “His company, Chairigami, has taken off.” – Yale Herald, 9/8/11
Last modified: 2 December 2011


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