In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person)masculine exiliadofeminine exiliadamasculine exiladofeminine exiladamasculine desterradofeminine desterradamasculine exiliadofeminine exiliadamasculine exiladofeminine exilada
- By the time they finished, Catholic Mary was dead and Elizabeth was on the throne, enabling the exiles to return.
- About 17 years earlier, in 519 BC, the first exiles had returned from Babylon with high hopes of a new life.
- But I do know that many exiles and refugees have already fought and suffered.
- Two million Zimbabwean exiles, refugees, and economic migrants put a strain on the South African economy.
- Shaik said many of the exiles who returned, like Zuma, were provided with financial aid by supporters of the ANC.
- Eventually some of the exiles returned to Russia to participate in events, but of them all only Trotsky won great distinction.
- Pain and bloodshed flowed in its wake as the exiles returned to their homeworld.
- The names of the 7,785 election candidates, many of them former exiles, have not been published for fear of assassination.
- We find reference to dreams in the stories of exiles who have returned home after a long sojourn in some far off land.
- Reuters reports on the discontents of returnees to Iraq from among former exiles.
- The prophecy pictures the return of the exiles from Babylon as being like the deliverance from slavery in Egypt.
- Many struggle to cope, while the exiles - who returned with the US troops - try to establish themselves as the new rulers.
- He pardoned more than 1,000 political prisoners and allowed exiles to return.
- So will the millions of exiles now planning to return home.
- Some former exiles seem to have loved Namibia and their fellow Namibians only in their absence from the country.
- In October 1945 the US and Russian occupiers sponsored the return of two exiles.
- Most pressing of all, the UN could demand the return of Iraqi exiles.
- The return of many former exiles has also boosted the economy of the region.
- It is an opportunity for exiles to return home and see for themselves what Tuber now looks like.
- It is great to see exiles returned to the community from as far afield as New York.
2(state)exilio masculinedestierro masculineto be in exile — estar exiliado / en el exilio
- to go into exile — exilarse
- to be sent into exile — ser desterrado / enviado al exilio
- to die in exile — morir en el exilio / en el destierro
- Deeply attached to his native land, he died in exile in France.
- He had called for the unification of Italy and was consequently forced to die in exile in Chiswick.
- The tragedy of Amin is that he died in exile, not rotting in a jail or executed for his crimes.
- Not very confident of India accepting accession, he was reconciled to a state of permanent political exile in India.
- He returned to Poland in 1988 and met friends and family, but also visited the graves of those who died during his exile.
- It is trying to beat and buy its way out of that political exile by the abuse of state power, including selective food distribution.
- He fled the civil war there with his family in 1988 and after six years in exile in Egypt they were granted political asylum in the UK.
- He defected to Russia in 1951 and spent the rest of his life in exile before dying in Moscow in 1963.
- I'm waiting to see what happens before contemplating cultural and political exile.
- Yes, the reader learns much about recent upheavals in Iranian life, but there is more here than the sad but familiar story of political exile.
- The premise here is that Napoleon didn't die in exile on the island of St. Helena.
- Success meant the Norwegians would have a legitimate government in exile and a reason to fight on.
- The stories were smuggled out and later compiled by his friend, a political prisoner living in exile.
- Venice eventually surrendered and Manin died in exile in Paris.
- Notions of reason and absurdity, exile and homeland have always framed South African art production.
- Matilda and her sons disappeared, and William died in exile in France in 1211.
- But the Iraqi leader has said he would rather die than go into exile.
- His regime collapsed immediately and he died in exile in England.
- French painter, sculptor, and printmaker; born in Paris, died in self-imposed exile in the South Seas.
- He was a very successful and wealthy man, but he was also an ill man and he died in exile from Germany when I was five years old.
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