[ suhk-singk-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-ee-uh ]
/ ˌsʌk sɪŋkˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr i ə /
noun, plural suc·cinc·to·ri·a [suhk-singk-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /ˌsʌk sɪŋkˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/. Roman Catholic Church.
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 succinctorium
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