In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(pill)pastilla femininecomprimido masculine
2British(of soap)pastilla feminine
- Before the ‘boys’ came along everything at the factory was done by hand - including cutting the soap into bars or tablets.
3(plaque)placa femininefeminine lápida
- Thousands of cuneiform tablets and ancient Christian, Muslim and Jewish manuscripts are gone.
- The tablet's inscription tells the story of Zhu Yuanzhang, the first emperor of the Ming Dynasty.
- A votive tablet found in Plovdiv and now housed at the National Archaeological Museum in Sofia depicts one such occurrence.
- From beneath mounds of sand and debris, Babylon and Nineveh were exposed to view together with whole libraries of clay cuneiform tablets.
- The names of foreign enemies and Egyptian traitors were inscribed on clay pots, tablets, or figurines of bound prisoners.
- They are found carved in rock, ceramics, clay tablets, mosaics, manuscripts, stone patterns, turf, hedges, and cathedral pavements.
- An old walled kitchen garden to the east has become the setting for stone tablets inscribed by letter cutters.
- Many of these Han burials were readily identifiable by inscribed stone stelae, tablets recording the name, titles, and dates of the deceased.
- We have an inscription on a stone tablet which contains a date which translates to 876.
- This cult of sacrifice is eulogised in a number of inscriptions on tablets called the hero-stones found in this part of the country and these glorify the warrior clans and their valor.
- The oldest extant writing surfaces include Babylonian clay tablets and Indian palm leaves.
- The clay cuneiform tablets, only inches tall, record business from about 2000 B.C.
- Our signs carved in stone, inscribed on clay tablets, painted on walls, papyrus or on pieces of leather, could be transported to different places and people.
- Representations of votive tablets on pillars, however, also occur on a number of regular votive reliefs.
- Among them is a single display of Babylonian cuneiform tablets that accounts for nine missing items.
- Any significant ancient ruler required a personal seal for signing clay tablets and other inscriptions.
- Moses is clutching under his right arm what must be the twin tablets of stone upon which he inscribed the Ten Commandments.
- This story of Moses' summons to go to the mountain to receive the tablets of stone would have been a familiar text to temple leaders and other practicing Jews of Jesus' day.
- As if memories were not enough, two stone tablets with inscriptions and a copper plate were unearthed from inside the church.
(for writing)tablilla feminine
- And speaking of notes, an anonymous hand-scrawled poem mysteriously appeared on a communal writing tablet in the bathroom that night.
- In her arms was a writing tablet and a pencil, looking like they were about to fly out of her hands at any moment.
- Legal pad enthusiasts do seem to have a psychological connection to their writing tablets.
- Pulling his writing tablet from his harness pouch, Alan retrieved the pen he'd placed in the side of his war collar.
- She is sitting at her window with her writing tablet, the full moon providing substantial light.
- It consisted of a video of a little girl's hand clasping a pencil and writing on a tablet.
5(pad of paper)bloc masculine
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