Language Quiz / Missing Word: Languages

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Can you name the missing word in each of the given terms/phrases?

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Maltese _______Symbol associated since the mid-16th century with the Knights Hospitaller
Turkish _______Sweet Middle Eastern confection also known as Lokum
Welsh _______Piece of furniture consisting of drawers and cupboards in the lower part, with shelves above
Persian _______Intricate decorative floor covering originating in Iran
Japanese _______Bamboo-like ornamental plant classed as an invasive species in many countries
Croatian _______Early 1970s political movement that called for democratic and economic reforms in SFR Yugoslavia
English _______Pungent condiment
Zulu _______Conflict fought in southern Africa in 1879
Italian _______Poetic form developed in the 13th century comprising of 14 lines of verse
Portuguese _______Colony of specialized individual zooids resembling a jellyfish
Irish _______Dish typically comprising of lamb or mutton, potatoes, carrots, onions and parsley
Arabic _______e.g. 2, 5 or 7
Norwegian _______Song from The Beatles' 1965 'Rubber Soul' album
Dutch _______Positive feeling supposedly generated by consuming alcohol
Flemish _______Collective term for painters active in Flanders in the 15th and 16th centuries
French ________Brass instrument
Spanish _______Predominantly Latino neighbourhood of Manhattan
Hebrew _______System in which the current year (2014) is 5775
German ________Disease also known as Rubella
Greek _______Incendiary weapon used by the Byzantines in naval battles
Swedish _______Technique for the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue
Czech _______European country whose capital is Prague
Thai _______Fragrant herb used in oriental cooking, having small, narrow leaves and purple stems, with a mauve (pink-purple) flower
Tamil _______Now defunct liberation movement that was based in northern Sri Lanka
Basque _______Territory comprising of autonomous communities in the western Pyrenees, which straddles the French-Spanish border
Danish _______Multilayered viennoiserie that has become a speciality of Denmark
Hungarian _______Set of 21 lively compositions completed in 1869 by Johannes Brahms
Mandarin _______Asiatic bird, the male of which is particularly striking
Russian _______Game of risk involving the firing a loaded revolver at one's own head
Polish _______Strip of land which provided the Second Republic of Poland (1920–1939) with access to the Baltic Sea, thus separating East Prussia from the rest of Germany

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