[ ee-sey ]
/ ˈi seɪ /
a bay of the Pacific Ocean, on the S coast of Honshu, Japan.
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?
Formerly O·wa·rē Bay [oh-wahr-ee] /oʊˈwɑr i/
Words nearby Ise Bay
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