Evetta

[ ih-vet-uh ]
/ ɪˈvɛt ə /

noun

a female given name: from an African word meaning “a hunt.”

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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 bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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