In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1novia femininethe bride and bridegroom — los novios
- a bride of Christ — una esposa de Cristo
- Remember that the bride and groom are going to be the guests of honor at this party.
- The bride and groom may wish to give the timeless gift of crystal, in the form of a clock or vase.
- It's interesting, Antonia, because brides and grooms are so much more pragmatic these days.
- True to her spirited image, the bride proposed to the groom as he sped around a track in California.
- In the presence of family and friends, the grooms kissed their brides with love and tenderness.
- The Celtics have many superstitions and traditions surrounding weddings and brides in particular.
- Vulnerability to domestic violence may be encountered as daughters, sisters, brides, and wives.
- With the brides and grooms gone the suits played some dance music and the crowd started dancing.
- I've heard of self-absorbed brides and grooms, but this is a whole new level.
- The chair is for the bride to sit and the groom to remove the bride's garter from her leg.
- Danish brides and grooms used to confound the evil spirits by cross-dressing.
- Traditional Japanese brides wear three wedding robes - a white kimono, a coloured kimono, and a white dress and veil.
- How do I prevent the all too familiar pre-wedding bloating experienced by so many brides on their wedding day?
- Therefore, parents take it upon themselves to choose the brides and grooms for their children.
- The only two people whose opinions should matter are that of the bride and the groom.
- Like all brides, Meredith was having seconds thoughts.
- Now there's a girl who knows how to dress for an event without stealing the bride's thunder.
- The second part of the ceremony is performed by the bride and groom.
- The bride and groom fed each other cake, and the recipe for the cake was given to Lily.
- The wedding ceremony can include the gift of a coin from the groom to the bride to acknowledge this role.
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