why so? i mean okay, it looks like finger then why its not called as man finger :D

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These cookies called ladyfingers because their shape literally resembles fingers and they are also called sponge fingers now that reasoning I do not know.
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Lady fingers is called that because of its shape. It resembles a woman’s finger which is thin and delicate, just like the light French biscuit is designed to be. 
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This is due to its adoption of the fingers of the ladies. Things are usually named with a meaning and that's it. Hence anything beyond this is hard to decipher. 
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