[ koop-muhnz ]
/ ˈkup mənz /
Tjal·ling Charles [chah-ling], /ˈtʃɑ lɪŋ/, 1910–85, U.S. economist, born in the Netherlands: Nobel Prize 1975.
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 Koopmans
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