[ suh-koo n-tuh-lah, shuh- ]
/ səˈkʊn tə lɑ, ʃə- /


a Sanskrit drama written in the 6th century or earlier by Kalidasa.


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? Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020