English Words by Origin Quiz Stats

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Question Answer % Correct
Sushi:
A) Japanese B) Albanian C) Amharic D) Quechua
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99.1%
Piano:
A) Vietnamese B) Greek C) Portuguese D) Italian
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87%
Schlep:
A) Yiddish B) Irish C) Armenian D) Polish
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86.5%
Llama:
A) Hindi B) Quechua C) Hawaiian D) Polish
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79.3%
Algebra:
A) Arabic B) German C) French D) Russian
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76%
Sauna:
A) Finnish B) Hebrew C) Spanish D) Turkish
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71.7%
Pundit:
A) Nahuatl B) Hindi C) Russian D) Mandarin
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62.5%
Ombudsman:
A) Swedish B) Tamil C) Onondaga D) Tagalog
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59.8%
Wiki:
A) Punjabi B) Hawaiian C) Shona D) Malay/Indonesian
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59.6%
Orangutan:
A) Hakka B) Malayalam C) Korean D) Malay/Indonesian
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59.3%
Krill:
A) Norwegian B) Japanese C) Russian D) Irish
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49.5%
Avatar:
A) Latin B) Greek C) Sanskrit D) Old Church Slavonic
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49.2%
Tycoon:
A) Japanese B) Bengali C) Tamil D) Dutch
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45.6%
Question Answer % Correct
Embargo:
A) Swedish B) Italian C) Zulu D) Spanish
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44.9%
Slogan:
A) Lithuanian B) Gaelic C) Cherokee D) French
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44.4%
Robot:
A) Japanese B) German C) Czech D) Esperanto
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38.8%
Cockroach:
A) German B) Danish C) Czech D) Spanish
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37.4%
Hurricane:
A) French B) Guaraní C) Wolof D) Taíno
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36.4%
Kumquat:
A) German B) Narragansett C) Thai D) Cantonese
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28.4%
Squash (noun):
A) Navajo B) Haitian Creole C) Inuktitut D) Narragansett
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27%
Banjo:
A) Quiché Maya B) Kannada C) Kimbundu D) Romani
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25.6%
Catamaran:
A) Spanish B) Tamil C) Turkish D) Cantonese
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25.4%
Okra:
A) Choctaw B) Igbo C) Swahili D) Portuguese
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22%
Tilapia:
A) Mandarin B) Tigrinya C) Catalan D) Tswana
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18.6%
Boondocks:
A) Afrikaans B) Welsh C) Tagalog D) Serbo-Croatian
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17.6%
Cheetah:
A) Swahili B) Zulu C) Arabic D) Hindi
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6.4%

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Whose idea was it to make words mean more than one thing? We're just going to go ahead and blame it on the dictionary industry.
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