In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- A champion Greek pearl diver might possibly be able to work with that, but not I
- One such edict imposed the death penalty on anyone forcing a free Indian to become a pearl diver.
- Kino is a young pearl diver who feels his obligation to his family very strongly.
- Once the supply of pearls available through trade was exhausted, the Spanish began organizing pearl-harvesting ventures involving the use of slaves as pearl divers.
- In this fishy world, the pearl diver emerges as a strange kind of hero.
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