In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(provide)endowed with sth — dotado de algo
- a very well endowed girl/boy — una chica muy bien dotada/un chico muy bien dotado
- Love is part of the nature of God, and humans were endowed with the ability to love as part of being ‘created in His image’.
- It has been endowed with a mystic quality.
- A Chinese woman who claims she is endowed with a special gift that allows her to heal others was deported from Taiwan yesterday.
- Actually, the larvae of most coral reef fishes are endowed with good swimming abilities, good sensory systems, and sophisticated behavior that is quite flexible.
- You are aware, of course, that she is insane, but she is also endowed with formidable psychic gifts.
- Geographically, this region is endowed with tremendous diversity of hills, valleys, forests, grazing lands, streams, and canals.
- In addition he was endowed by a dynamic personality, buoyant spirit, and had immense personal magnetism, saintly kindliness and charity, displaying neither envy nor malice.
- Everybody is endowed with the ability to make ethical judgments.
- Recent evidence indicates that some birds are also capable of UV vision and that insects and fish are endowed with the ability to perceive UV polarized light.
- Such a demand has been answered by computer manufacturers who are competing to produce laptops of smaller size and lighter weight endowed with wireless capabilities.
- Maria, Blanca, and Lucy are not in any way superhuman, nor are they endowed with amazing abilities.
- You have also been endowed with the ability to command and control.
2(provide income for)(college/school/hospital) dotar (de fondos) a
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