In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1Religionthe (Holy) Scriptures — las (Sagradas) Escrituras
- Buddhist scriptures — escritos sagrados budistas
- The Pauranas are called Dharma Shastras, scriptures on Dharma, how to live a righteous life.
- Hindu scripture is overwhelmingly written in Sanskrit.
- It is difficult to find a Father who does not quote the Apocrypha and treat it as Scripture.
- It is standard Islamic belief that all holy scriptures except the Qur'an have been altered from their original forms over time.
- We read in Scripture that truth is an attribute of God (Jeremiah 10:10; John 1:14; 14:6; 17:3), and that God speaks truthfully - that is, He does not lie.
- The terms ‘Trinity’ and ‘persons’ as related to the Godhead, while not found in the Scriptures, are words in harmony with Scripture.
2(educational discipline)religión feminine
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.