In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(retailer)comerciante femininegrain/coal merchant — comerciante en granos/carbón
- All Pro projects that the products will bring in more than $8-million in retail sales to area merchants.
- Powerless though the Serlians may be politically, they are honest merchants and prolific traders.
- Taking a deep breath, Julian pressed on through the Zetapol market, where merchants and traders competed in hollering.
- In the blink of an eye, her ring collections jetted from the showrooms into the gleaming display cases of the world class retail merchants like Bloomingdales.
- They brushed past merchants and traders and came to the bridge, where a surly-looking guard with a grey-tipped beard stood.
- He was succeeded by his uncle Malarangiah, who encouraged traders and merchants from different parts of India to settle in Bangalore.
- It is obvious that much depends upon the psychology of the merchants and other traders, and particularly on their expectations as to the course of markets.
- New markets could also be found among those profiting most from industrialisation, not just manufacturers, but traders, merchants and bankers.
- Its merchant network includes 11.7 million merchants and spans 190 countries and territories.
- I think retail merchants have to make that decision for themselves.
- This is the perfect location for this show because William Hadwen was a merchant who retailed silver and other goods on Nantucket during the early nineteenth century.
- Chinese merchants and traders arrived and settled in the ninth century A.D.
- One of the town's biggest retail merchants wants Wal-Mart to move in.
- In the early days of the late 1990s, pioneer online merchants fruitlessly spent millions of dollars on TV and radio ads aimed at the mass market.
- Millions of misguided merchants paying their hardearned out to deluded ‘designers’ so that they too can join the cyberspace community.
- For days upon days, merchants and traders had brought various bolts and pieces of cloth for Erial and Madame to consider.
- Inside the walls were the rest, the ones who fell into the middle, the lower merchants, traders, dealers, hawkers, along with business of all kinds crammed into the walls.
- Most of these marketing efforts were directed toward retail merchants.
- If so, then why have men traders, merchants and entrepreneurs been assumed to reside within the public?
- The majority of Indo-Fijians who left following the coup were shop owners and other retail merchants and bankers.
- A very well off and prosperous merchant, to be sure, but my ancestors had to work for the respect my father has now.
- Bristol poet, Thomas Rowley, a monk and friend of William Canynge, a historical Bristol merchant.
- The study day includes lectures on the links between Sheba and Axum, Arab merchants of the Middle Ages and Navigation and Commerce from Aden.
- The Letter of Law emphasized the importance of facilitating commerce and assisting merchants to develop their trading activities.
- Thus, the potential of global exposure to global communication, the dream of every merchant in history, has arrived.
- Piero della Francesca, who came from a family of fairly prosperous merchants, is recognised as one of the most important painters of the Renaissance.
- When Norwood, a prosperous bond merchant, built the house, Fourteenth Street was at the northernmost edge of development on Manhattan Island.
- In the terror which followed, the wealth of the prosperous merchants made them a particular target, and axe, rope, and fire consumed the natural leaders of Dutch society.
- See the ancient history of merchants for a continuation of this advice, as applied to the art of selling wine.
- In virtue of the abundant salt produced in Shanxi, the earliest Shanxi merchants arrived on the historical stage.
- It was founded high on a series of hills by prosperous Saxon merchants in the Middle Ages.
- Many of them were prosperous merchants and, possible, noblemen.
- When King James continued his slide to absolutism… even the larger merchants and commercial landowners in England became alarmed.
- Association football, founded in 1863, was mostly spread by the merchants and clerks of British commerce and by the engineers who built the European and South American railways.
- He came from a family of prosperous silk merchants and was chairman of the textile firm Courtaulds Ltd. from 1921 to 1946.
- Growing overseas commerce with colonies stimulated merchants to provide ships, as well as goods for expanding settler societies.
- He says the doom merchants' prophecies should be put in context.
- He also initiated trade between the Franks and the Muslims and made commercial pacts with the merchants of Venice who traded with both Byzantium and Islam.
- Dutch merchants and Dutch commercial capital poured into Londen after 1690 and went to play an important role in the re-export trade between England and the Continent.
- Thus, playing the Nubians allowed me to get access to commerce advances early, letting me build caravans and merchants to generate enough wealth for my endeavors.
2British informalmerchant of doom — agorera feminine
- gossip merchant — chismosa
- he's a real speed merchant — conduce como un loco
- they're rip-off merchants — son unos ladrones
- The play will run from March 27 to April 3 and will tell the story of Vincent, a professional suicide merchant, and the strange situation in which he finds himself.
- It is the perfect watch for a well-honed style merchant on sinister covert missions.
- A rarity from the archives, this solo album was recorded for the Japanese market a quarter of a century ago, when he was almost as well known as the thinking person's funk merchant as a straightahead pianist.
- Come on out, you fuzzy-headed wind-up merchant.
- Mr Adams is no agitprop merchant; his music would be deeply boring if he was.
- I have only heard what Jimmy told me, which was told to him by Lawrence, the Champion embellisher wind-up merchant - he spread it round the neighbourhood we were lost in the Maldives.
- Jose has been enjoying the build-up to this game and has comfortably added to his reputation as European football's best wind-up merchant.
- He can expect to find Sampras, the ultimate serve and volley merchant, claiming a position netside with the same sort of voracity with which a German holidaymaker stakes his claim poolside.
- In a masterstroke of casting, He plays Vanya as a bored and disappointed man who entertains himself by playing the Glasgow wind-up merchant.
- I work in internet advertising (but not in sales, I have my pride) so sometimes the spam merchant techniques to grab people's attention will perk my interest.
- Happy to slug it out from the baseline, he is happiest coming in to the net and combines the booming serve with the delicate touch of a true serve and volley merchant.
- The diary's favourite balls-up merchant is still Danny, though.
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