/ (ˌwɑːŋɑːˈreɪ) /
a port in New Zealand, the northernmost city of North Island: oil refinery. Pop: 72 200 (2004 est)
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 Whangarei
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Example sentences from the Web for Whangarei
It also is the most abundant species at Whangarei, and appears to have been most common in the North of the Island.Extinct Birds|Walter Rothschild