Word Etymologies

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Can you name the languages of origin of the following words (excludes Old/Middle English)?

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chandelier
paranoia
canine
kindergarten
ranch
silk
excise
waltz
bamboo
mummy
ballet
urban
encyclopedia
tea
narwhal
WordLanguage
schmooze
lei
hamburger
California
steppe
tycoon
cheetah
invention
breeze
rotunda
whisky/whiskey
karma
geyser
aardvark
sadism

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