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celicadragon Feb 9, 2:59pm - #395544 

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what does the word "Celica" mean?

does anyone know where this word came from?

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Teknikal Feb 9, 3:59pm - #395545 
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Means use the search button
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hombredelassrtas Feb 9, 4:11pm - #395546 

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lol kinda harsh. i herd somewhere its dragon but i woudl search. deff google

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SmutasticGT Feb 9, 5:03pm - #395547 

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^^^haha that would be awesome if it was dragon
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Eman Feb 9, 5:07pm - #395548 

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*****What does Celica mean? The name is derived from the Spanish word for "heavenly" or "celestial".*****

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BlueGTS Feb 9, 5:13pm - #395549 

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i think this is a repost.

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fonz182 Feb 9, 6:31pm - #395550 

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g96818 Feb 9, 8:02pm - #395551 

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the first gens had dragon emblems
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jyboygenius Feb 9, 8:17pm - #395552 
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Originally Posted by Eman
*****What does Celica mean? The name is derived from the Spanish word for "heavenly" or "celestial".*****


Ding ding ding!! The only one who konws what the fuck he's talking about!!

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Teknikal Feb 9, 8:41pm - #395553 
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Actually I did, but I've been here like 3 monthes and this question has been posted 2 or 3 times

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hombredelassrtas Feb 9, 8:44pm - #395554 

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lol thats right heavinly. i coudlnt think oif the word. I was like stars or somehting, so i just said dragon becasue someoen else said that smile

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Crazy_Carlos Feb 9, 9:30pm - #395555 

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thats cos at the time of the 1st gen the dragon was the sign for toyota.

Celica: The name is derived from the Spanish word for "heavenly" or "celestial".

as Eman said. anything about the histroy of the celica just ask me i'm pretty sure i'll no. tongue

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celikitten Feb 10, 1:55am - #395556 

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Originally Posted by BlueGTS
i think this is a repost.


this is a super-repost.. haha... this question has been posted several times

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KickScrew Feb 10, 2:23am - #395557 

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Yep, call the repost police
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xmangt1 Feb 10, 2:39am - #395558 

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For some reason I thought it was a type of bird. Da hell was I thinking.
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jyboygenius Feb 10, 3:38am - #395559 
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Originally Posted by celikitten
Originally Posted by BlueGTS
i think this is a repost.


this is a super-repost.. haha... this question has been posted several times


Originally Posted by KickScrew
Yep, call the repost police


Why the hell won't the admins lock the thread?

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ArumnDark Feb 10, 2:53pm - #395560 
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Eman Feb 10, 4:33pm - #395561 

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and for = cars gay, so is the driver. grin

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dtoyogts62 Feb 10, 4:41pm - #395562 
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hey sorry to imform you guys but celica means "swan" and if you check out the 3rd gen celica's the emblem is a swan not a dragon


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Eman Feb 10, 4:45pm - #395563 

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Originally Posted by Eman
and for = cars gay, so is the driver. grin



i meant to say ***Ford not for**** rofl

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Crazy_Carlos Feb 10, 5:33pm - #395564 

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oh so thats why they used the swan on the other toyotas of the time like there camper?

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celicadragon Feb 10, 6:04pm - #395565 

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evryone is too search crazy, that button isnt very friendly all the time so calm down , if you think about it eveything is a repost on this site,...

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Crazy_Carlos Feb 10, 6:26pm - #395566 

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and it is a dragon..

it means heavenly or celestial...the dragon comes from a japanese myth about a woman called Sarina who rode a dragon...

So in essence you would be riding your own dragon when you drive your celica.

Also, Sarina is like carina.. the celica's twin sister.

It's a straight up dragon. Like on the front of the Viking ships.

infact it you look at it, it looks like a boat with 2 sails.
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mrluilou Feb 10, 8:51pm - #395567 

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so thats what it means thumbsup

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KennyD Feb 10, 11:21pm - #395568 
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Badass, who cares if it's a repost I learned something.
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