In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1suero (de la leche) masculine
2(color)crema masculine Britishcolor crema masculine British(invariable adjective) (before noun) color crema
- The kitchen units are painted a pleasing buttermilk colour, with an almost amber rich wooden work surface.
- Softly highlight the sides of the house, with Light Buttermilk.
- Not at all; paprika and buttermilk are the two gorgeous colours used to give the Clubhouse at Oldgrange a makeover recently!
- Her mother and father walked in from different doors on either side of their buttermilk yellow kitchen.
- This is a lovely buttermilk coloured suit.
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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.