In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(as drinking vessel)calabaza seca empleada como vasijamate masculino América del Surjícara femenino México América Central Colombiaguaje masculino México
- Carving tools are very sharp, and the dried gourds are very hard.
- Woodcrafted products include traditional masks, carved squash gourds, and colonial-style doors and furniture.
- By the 1770s this market had penetrated as far north as Cuenca, where the traditional gourd with silver straw began to appear on elite tables in this tertiary northern Andean city.
- The tea was traditionally drunk from a gourd, sipped through a straw known as a bombilla.
- Some men sat around the fire, cooking meat on sticks, drinking from gourds and laughing.
- Nevertheless, one can still observe the use of traditional pipes, water-pots for music, decorated walking sticks exchanged at marriage, and the use of gourds and pottery.
- Fruit and gourds filled with tea and water were passed through the bars.
- Ancient historical documents describe the use of crude containers, such as gourds, leaves, shells, animal skins, and even human skulls.
- In their spare time, Fulani women make handicrafts including engraved gourds, weavings, knitting, and baskets.
- The only thing they seem to do more then butchering animals in Uruguay, is drink Mate, a sort of super strong version of green tea that is drunk from a gourd through a silver straw.
- Women engrave designs into yellow calabash gourds.
- She saw other people further down the river, taking drinks or filling gourds.
- Along with the bag there is some other container, often a gourd, to hold the lime paste.
- They used a carved gourd to store milk and water.
- Handicraft articles include baskets, straw hats, net and saddle bags, hammocks, straw mats, gourds, woodcarvings, and masks.
- Merchants lay out plastic jugs, blankets, medicinal cures, metal pots, religious pamphlets, gourds, and stack great bundles of glittering bangles.
- The Snake Man's mother took a clay pot, poured into it some water from a gourd by her side, and put it over the fire.
- He passed her a gourd of water and she gulped it down.
- Other handicraft items include hammocks, baskets, mats, embroidery, leatherwork, coral jewelry, and carved and painted gourds and dolls.
- Then they rinse out their mouths with gourds full of water from an oil drum.
2Botánicacalabaza femeninojícaro masculino México Colombia América Central
- This is connected to a large bamboo teepee with pole beans, gourds and other climbing plants covering it.
- Sometimes pumpkins or gourds are planted instead of squash.
- Both sides of this versatile trellis are used, and it can be made sturdy enough to support heavy crops such as gourds and pumpkins.
- In addition to staple crops, gourds and tobacco are also planted.
- We have a chainlink fence in the front yard with vines and gourds growing on it.
- Twig trees decorated with paperwhite blossoms and rose hips can be grouped with gilded gourds.
- The potted chilly, lady's finger or brinjal plants, along with an array of gourds, occupy about 400 square foot of space on his terrace.
- This year we're also growing birdhouse gourds.
- The gardens were in full autumnal splendor as dried flowers and flame bright orange, yellow gourds adorned the gates.
- Other unusual plants include bottle gourds whose beautiful ornamental shapes were used for hundreds of years by native Americans to carry and store water.
- Special care is given to the gourd plant as it grows and forms fruit after its flowers fade.
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