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Manufactured by The Lego Group based in Billund, Denmark, Lego is a world-renowned line of plastic construction toys. As of 2021, The Lego Group was the world’s largest toy company, and had doubled its earnings in six months of the year.
The company began in the workshop of Danish carpenter Ole Kirk Christiansen in 1949, and has since manufactured an unbelievable six billion Lego parts.
The word “Lego” is derived from the Danish phrase “leg godt” that means “play well,” and the company’s buildable sets range from the Roman Colosseum to the Millennium Falcon from Star Wars.