[ ej-bohn ]
/ ˈɛdʒˌboʊn /
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby edgebone
Origin of edgebone
by folk etymology
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Example sentences from the Web for edgebone
Next to the round, the edgebone is the best piece for boiling.Miss Leslie's New Cookery Book|Eliza Leslie