In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pelirrojo masculinepelirroja feminine
- Unlike many redheads she was tanned to a coppery colour.
- Of course, since we're redheads, everyone will say that we're hot-tempered.
- It wasn't just that we were fellow redheads and theatre buffs.
- She saw two redheads, but all the other grown women seemed to be blond.
- But you said you have a soft spot in your heart for redheads.
- Among those most at risk are people with light skin, hair and eyes, a combination frequent in redheads.
- As many of you may know I have a thing for redheads.
- But he remembered his mother telling him redheads were often like that.
- He had a thing about redheads and he liked singers.
- The trio of redheads hurried over to greet Adam and Avery.
- The redhead was staring at him intently, his hair hanging in his eyes a bit and his hands clasped at his elbows.
- Seeing no redheads, I continued towards his room.
- She was still smiling as she waited for the redhead and the brunette to leave.
- The next day, the brunette and the redhead are talking about going home early again.
- He was a redhead, even redder than Maura whose hair was more of an auburn shade, and had a full beard.
- Brunettes, blondes and redheads adorned the covers in equal proportion, but all had long and luxurious tresses.
- He looked down at the pretty redhead, her long straight hair lying softly across his chest as she slept.
- There are more redheads in Ireland than in Nigeria.
- She didn't have many freckles like most redheads do.
- Surely nothing to do with that absurd cultural stereotype that redheads are prone to bouts of irrational anger?
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.