How Did Yahoo Get Its Name?

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The name Yahoo got it;s name from the people who founded it. which were David Filo and Jerry Yang, Ph.D. The name is an acronym for, 'Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle.' The original name was, Jerry and David's Guide to the World Wide Web. It grew so fast and they loved the acronym name so used it. It is a very catchy name.
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