The American moose is the same animal as the Scandinavian elk. The American elk is not found in Scandinavia.
The name "John" translates to "Ivan" (EEE-van) in Croatian.
The word "Cherokee" is unpronounceable in their actual language. They call it "Tsalagi" - and their name for themselves is "Aniyunwiya."
The Incan writing system consisted of bundles of strings with knots in them, called "khipu."
Due to quirks of international trade agreements, the round blue tins of Danish butter cookies cost a lot more in Denmark than they do in the U.S.
Also, "shit" is not actually considered a profane word in English-speaking places outside of the U.S.