In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Se trata de un cuero con lunares que pertenecía a un animal rosillo.
- Raza de pelaje colorado, colorado con blanco, rosillo, también colorado sangre o requemado.
- Un día no asomó la carreta y el mular rosillo se jubiló, pero no don Juanito.
- Cuando a todos estos se le agregan pelos grises, pasa a ser rosillo moro.
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