Language Quiz / English loanwords by language of origin

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Can you name the English loanwords by language of origin?

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

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