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Native form and languageEnglish form/loanwordNative definition
acajú (Tupi)yellow head
qahwah (Arabic)wine
az-zahr (Arabic)chance, luck
kampung (Malay)village
hashshashin (Arabic)hashish-eater
feitiço (Portuguese)sorcery
shah mat (Persian)the king is ambushed
kocsi (Hungarian)wagon from the town of Kocs
cavolfiore (Italian)cabbage flower
ahuacatl (Nahuatl)testicle
callamellus (Latin)little reed
bean sídhe (Irish)woman of the fairies
bommekijn (Dutch)little tree
topaĝan (Micmac)sled
baṅglā (Hindi)of the Bengal type
Native form and languageEnglish form/loanwordNative definition
sluagh-ghairm (Scottish Gaelic)army shout
maxkeseni (Proto-Algonquin)shoe
capuzar (Spanish)to sink by the head
gōng hé (Mandarin Chinese)work together
za'farān (Arabic)yellow
pandi-kokku (Telugu)pig-rat
loef (Dutch)the weather side of a ship
Juracán (Taíno)god of the storm
dafēng (Mandarin Chinese)big wind
barbakoa (Taíno)frame of sticks
kuribu (Akkadian)propitious, blessed
kakatua (Malay)older sibling
Taler (German)coin made using silver from the town of Joachimstal
pappekak (Dutch)soft dung
díaspros (Byzantine Greek)across white

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