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Can you name the language of origin for the following English loanwords?

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ExamplesLanguage of Origin
Commando, Trek, Wildebeest
Boondocks, Cooties, Yo-Yo
Bravo, Maestro, Umbrella
Drip, Kidnap, Skulk
Assassin, Coffee, Zero
Circus, Index, Quota
Igloo, Kayak, Mukluk
Futon, Ninja, Tycoon
Raccoon, Tomahawk, Wigwam
Anchovy, Bizarre, Jingo
Blitz, Lager, Waltz
Cash, Curry, Pariah
Corduroy, Gourmet, Sabotage
Haka, Kiwi, Moa
Banshee, Galore, Shanty
Bazaar, Caravan, Shawl
Balaclava, Borscht, Cossack
Bludgeon, Gull, Puffin
Bistro, Mammoth, Troika
Chili, Coyote, Tomato
Bagel, Klutz, Yenta
Howitzer, Polka, Robot
Fjord, Lemming, Slalom
Boomerang, Dingo, Koala
ExamplesLanguage of Origin
Boogie, Gorilla, Mojo
Avatar, Dharma, Nirvana
Clan, Glen, Plaid
Sherpa, Yak, Yeti
Hula, Luau, Ukulele
Canoe, Hammock, Hurricane
Coral, Jubilee, Leviathan
Boulder, Smorgasbord, Wicker
Breeze, Flamingo, Massage
Dyke, Jeer, Yacht
Crowd, Flannel, Penguin
Ginseng, Kung Fu, Typhoon
Cheetah, Jungle, Shampoo
Bamboo, Junk, Paddy
Armada, Lagoon, Stampede
Guano, Llama, Puma
Chopsuey, Gung Ho, Wok
Asbestos, Gymnasium, Tyrant
Horde, Mazurka, Pierogi
Coach, Hussar, Shako
Caviar, Tulip, Yoghurt
Bungalow, Dinghy, Tom-Tom
Cashew, Piranha, Tapioca
Geyser, Narwhal, Saga

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