In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1quintillizo masculinequintilliza femininequíntuple feminine Venezuela Chile
- During the Great Depression, five quint girls were born in Ontario; Annette, Cecile, Emilie, Marie and Yvonne.
- The mother and all the quints, who weigh from 1,490 to 1,820 grams each, are in good condition, said sources at Beijing Maternity Hospital, where the delivery took place.
- When I had unprotected sex with a woman, she became pregnant and gave birth to my little quints.
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