In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1tentador masculinethe Tempter — el Tentador
- It was as if Tempter was standing in front of her.
- Jesus resisted the Tempter.
- His very name, Satan, means Tempter.
- He is quite unlike the biblical Tempter in his actions.
- This is Satan the Tempter: jovial, charming and utterly plausible.
- There is little appreciation of the documented tricks of The Tempter.
- His grapples with the Tempter are portrayed in dark, unsettling detail.
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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.