(-ray) marks the spot.
You’d be surprised at all the things that the locals have invented over time-
X-Ray by Wilhelm Röntgen
Refrigeration by Gottfried Linde
The theory of coloUrs – Goethe
MP3 by the folks at the Fraunhofer Institute
Hassium by my friend Rainer Hasse
Moveable type by Johnny G
Alzheimer’s by someone whose name escapes me…
While I’m sure I can butcher some of these names, I’m not as bad as the folks who call the last one “Old-timer’s.”
I’m feeling dizzy looking at that!