In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1natividad feminine formalThe Nativity — la Natividad
- a Nativity — un nacimiento
- He promised that when the war was over he would return and offer his services to free the land of his nativity.
- Thus, once again, a moment of rebirth occurs, a new shining nativity of a new soul, not as a physical entity vulnerable to decomposition, but a living memory to the immortal and indestructible nation.
- He moved to the city three or four years ago - for reasons he won't disclose, but which might relate to his partner's nativity.
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