Hügel

[ hyoo-guhl or, often, yoo- ]
/ ˈhyu gəl or, often, ˈyu- /

noun

Baron Friedrich von, 1852–1925, English theologian and writer.

QUIZZES

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?
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