In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(equipment)guarniciones femeninoarreos masculino
- The prizes for farmers’ milk turnouts have been considerably increased and a silver medal is being offered for the best collection of saddlery.
- Established in 1837 by Thierry Hermes, a harness maker, the Hermes firm branched out into saddlery in 1880.
- Hundreds of people travelled to the southeast Queensland home of RM Williams at the weekend to buy saddlery, tools and machinery from the estate of the bush legend.
- Although they did do a good job on the brown canvas stable jackets and ‘fore and aft’ caps, the tack and saddlery are wrong.
- For horse and pony lovers, there was a range of horse boxes, saddlery and other equestrian equipment on display.
- There's no expensive saddlery, no fancy riding gear for the owner, and llamas do not require shoeing.
- Six months after the ban came into force, livery yards, farriers, blacksmiths and those who make saddlery and hunting clothes are starting to suffer from the dwindling numbers of hunters.
2(shop)talabartería femeninoguarnicionería femenino
- A picture framing shop, a newsagents, a saddlery and a needlework store have all shut recently.
- The saddlery, now run by Duff's nephew Randy still turns out world-class saddles.
- Francis Fels, who had operated a store and saddlery at Melrose and Hammond for some time, was declared insolvent in 1893.
- Millbrae is the only saddlery in the Central Belt, and Donald McLelann, Anne's fiancé, is one of three master saddlers in the country.
- Since you live in Calgary, I suggest you go to a saddlery & see what they say.
- Fashion giant Ralph Lauren has backed down over its threat to grab domain po-lo.com from a village saddlery.
- There was a butcher, baker, saddlery and a blacksmith operated by David Baker who employed thirty men.
- Formerly a Garda barracks, sweet shop and saddlery, the ground floor of the property has been opened up to accommodate one very large reception area which is partially divided by a wood panelled partition.
- By 1873 Francis had moved to the Flinders Ranges and acquired a saddlery and harnesshop in Blinman.
- I am not a leather expert, so you really need to consult a leather repair shop or saddlery for info on this question.
- There was a saddlery and a well-stocked store, operated by W.D. Stephenson and his wife.
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