Rehovot

[ ruh-hoh-voht ]
/ rəˈhoʊ voʊt /

noun

a town in central Israel, SE of Tel Aviv.

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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 animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Also Re·ho·voth, Re·ho·both [ruh-hoh-boht]. /rəˈhoʊ boʊt/.
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