In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1to be reborn — renacer
- her old longing for exotic places was reborn — renacieron en ella las ansias de conocer lugares exóticos
- their visit to India left them feeling spiritually reborn — el viaje a la India los hizo renacer espiritualmente
- The reborn rider was as cool as a cucumber aboard the 9-4 favourite, who followed up his win a fortnight ago in Cheltenham's Gold Cup in impressive style.
- But, of course, different standards get applied when you are a Hollywood star versus a suddenly reborn politician who wants to be the governor of the state.
- The reborn Sacramento High School has the leadership and the support it needs to soar to new heights on behalf of the capital city's most disadvantaged students.
- The chief executive of the reborn pram company today revealed the firm's five-year plan to reclaim its place as the UK's number one nursery products manufacturer.
- Since the heady first days after the mammoth's helicopter flight, the prospect of a reborn race of woollies someday emerging from the ice cave has receded further and further into the distance.
- I must add they were very patriotic Jews, also influenced by that reborn Poland in literary sense.
- But next Sunday in Clones a reborn Down team will take on reigning National League Champions Tyrone in a final that promises to deliver a contest of passion and football fervour.
- In this match, released of the fetters of responsibility, he has been a man reborn and his spirit - depressed for so long - has soared,
- Huddersfield, who had only briefly flickered in the first-half, came out a side reborn after the break and would have grabbed an equaliser just minutes after the restart but for some more penalty heroics from Collinson.
- When I emerged, triumphant and exhausted, I felt reborn…
- Women who'd long been pensioned off the catwalk are emerging reborn in their fifties and sixties, as coolly desirable, quietly, but confidently shimmering with big-name campaigns.
- Good stuff, and it will be interesting to see how Rucka deals with the assassin reborn - I trust him enough to think that the status quo will not return.
- The reborn union handed out contracts to politically connected businesses and politically powerful, mobbed-up unions.
- Environmentalists fumed about the World Bank's funding of destructive infrastructure projects and the IMF's reborn version of structural adjustment.
- The renewed partnership with the superb winner of the recent high-class Mears Group Chase at Cheltenham could conjure up another chapter in the success story of a reborn rider whose luck really does seem to have changed.
- The city is reborn today as the Big Apple of the East: the buzz is almost palpable.
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