'Nutella'. The word you've been saying wrong your whole life.

Every so often, something so unexpected happens, something so earth shattering, that it leaves our lives forever changed.

Today is that day.

It involves our beloved, adopted national treasure: Nutella.

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Actually, I think it’s best if you sit down before you read any further.

Prepare to have your mind blown. (Image via iStock)

Most of us have been pronouncing Nutella like so: Nut-ell-a which is exactly how it looks right?. WRONG.

According to Nutella, it's pronounced New-tell-uh. And here's proof from their own website:

(Image via. Nutella)

Wait. What?

Zooming in doesn't change the facts. (Image via Nutella)

But, but ... it's made from HazelNUTs. Why would Nutella toy with us like this?

We can't answer that, but our minds are officially blown. If you need us, we'll be in the corner, rocking back and forth in the foetal position.

Here's an official video, if you need more proof.

So, have you been saying wrong your entire life too?

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