In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1árabethe Arabian Nights — Las mil y una noches
- the Arabian Sea — el Mar de Omán
- Christiane, who is originally from Germany, is presently advertising to perform her Arabian belly dancing at Christmas parties and other functions.
- Southern Iraq was inhabited by Arabian tribesmen, some of whom recognized the Sesanian monarchy.
- Although accurate, it does not provide alternative methodologies for studying pre-Islamic Arabian society.
- Amouage, an Arabian perfume manufacturer based in Oman used to provide perfume exclusively to royalty but has expanded its market around the world.
- Then, the camera shows the baffled Englishman looking like a lost tourist in a busy Arabian street, shouting ‘Hello?’
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.