In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(begin)(custom) originarse(fire) empezar(fire) iniciarsethe practice originated in France — la costumbre se originó / tuvo su origen en Francia
- where did that idea originate? — ¿dónde se originó / de dónde surgió esa idea?
- the noise seemed to originate from the first floor — el ruido parecía venir de la planta baja
- this ceremony originates in an ancient ritual — la ceremonia tiene su origen en un antiguo rito
- It's just new to regions outside of the south where it originates.
- Alpacas originate from South America and in particular Peru, Chile and Bolivia.
- Salsas, which originate in Mexico and South America, are a cross between a sauce and a salad.
- The animal, which is similar to a llama, is fairly new to this country and originates from South America.
- The exotic creature, which originates from central and South America, is probably an escaped pet.
- Did you know the word woot originated from the early eighties and was used by hackers when they gained root access to a system?
- The word originates in Catalonia, which produces most but not all Cava, where it means cellar.
- Deschauer said the water originates from the south, an area of pasture and woodland.
- The name originates from the word for crab, the term for the two creatures being almost interchangeable in early cultures.
- All isolates of C. fulvum collected to date originate from commercially grown tomatoes.
- It turns out that this train was one that originates at Market East, so it came into the station a few minutes early.
- Christmas cactus originates in the jungles of South America.
- Though the word originates from the Latin debere, it comes via the Old French dette.
- The cranial component originates in the brain stem and leaves through the base of the skull in the vagus nerves.
- Hopefully those people originating from south of the Trent now resident in and around York will have a good sense of humour and dismiss his remarks with a grin.
- The seeds used to grow the diseased potatoes are believed to have originated in Holland.
- Nicoise salad is a famous composed salad that originated in the south of France.
- The spectacled caiman, which originates from South and Central America, has a boney ridge around its eyes which makes it look as if it is wearing glasses.
- This scripture probably originated in China itself around the beginning of the 8th century.
- Chemical industries certainly originated in the south of England.
2USsalir dethe flight, which originated in New York, stopped over in Chicago — el vuelo, procedente de / que venía de Nueva York, hizo escala en Chicago
- Gardeners serving at stately homes in Yorkshire originated the tradition of forcing rhubarb into growth.
- Seed germination is a developmental process of reactivation of metabolism to originate a new plant.
- If she gets back to Broadway, Braxton hopes to originate a role and not just step into a role created by someone else.
- He's also given credit for originating the no-look pass and the behind-the-back dribble.
- He originated the idea of a negawatt, a unit electricity which is simply not used.
- The person who originated the message is hidden from the email trace.
- So you do not get a reference for a delay; you are generating and originating your own procedures by constant review from a time point?
- This is what Hindu thought has done, however, in originating the concept of dharma.
- There are only a few people who can say that they originated the idea to send a European spacecraft to Mars.
- We didn't go out and originate a track in India with a tabla player and then build upon that.
- William Saffire credits William Shakespeare with originating the metaphor.
- It's hard to originate new ideas and attitudes while surrounded by layers of aging mental clutter.
- The Commission also has the budgetary initiative, and therefore originates the preliminary draft budget which is put before the Council.
- Singers should originate and initiate ideas that are new to the market.
- Musically, however, he's immersed himself in Baker ever since originating the role for the Passe Muraille run.
- Benny Lynch originated the stereotype of the ill-omened Scottish champion.
- He depicts a comedienne who was not a wildly improvisational good-time girl originating soundbites like a female Oscar Wilde.
- The concept was originated by William Smith, a surveyor, in the latter part of the eighteenth century.
- The system allows users to silently monitor phone lines, or originate calls on other people's lines, Mitnick said.
- He begins the review in a fantasy world in which Darwin did not originate the concept of natural selection.
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