In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1alhajas femininejoyas femininea piece of jewelry — una alhaja / joya
- Some are encrusted with costume jewelry, evoking the roughly bejeweled icons of Byzantium.
- There's no need to buy expensive branded jewelry from Tiffany unless you are making an investment.
- I learned to make silver jewelry as a hobby and then a minor profession.
- Items of fine jewelry are priced from 2,400 baht and up.
- European makeup and costume jewelry, too, are replacing traditional cosmetics and ornaments.
- For two months she learned how to make silver jewelry, selling some of her pieces through the store.
- Also, South Beach shops off of Collins have some beautiful handmade jewelry.
- Patients requiring preoperative magnetic resonance imaging must remove body jewelry.
- Bronze enabled people to make better tools and weapons, as well as make beautiful jewelry and sculpture.
- Performance means not wearing jewelry of any kind.
- The foreigner had tried to steal expensive diamond jewelry at knifepoint from a service girl.
- Are you buying expensive jewelry for your wife for Christmas?
- Max, a goldsmith and engraver, established a company that manufactured costume jewelry.
- She also requested you wear your gold jewelry, even though it is uncomfortable.
- He wears real gold jewelry and drives a BMW.
- In India and Asia, the purchase of silver jewelry is not for show but as investment.
- He tells him of the jewelry store heist idea and Vogel immediately wants in.
- Once I opened the box I see a small black velvet jewelry box.
- She then took out her red velvet jewelry box, which contained three rings.
- Her fingers started to peel off the wrapper, unveiling a dark blue velvet jewelry box.
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