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List of names for turkeys - Wikipedia

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The common names for Meleagris gallopavo in other languages also frequently reflect its exotic ... In Portuguese and Galician, the word for turkey is peru, which also refers to the country Peru, but...

Turkey the Nation and Turkey the Bird - Are They Related ...

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Nov 23, 2016 ... But our own native American turkeys (not yet called turkeys), were alos .... I actually don't mind what did you say about that word, cause even if our ..... As for the nation, Peru, the bird likely got its name in Portuguese from the ...

In English turkeys say gobble gobble gobble What do turkeys say in ...

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Glou-glou ... In English turkeys say gobble gobble gobble What do turkeys say in French? ... In English turkeys say gobble but what do they say in portuguese?

Flavors of Brazil: Thanksgiving Turkey - Peru do Dia de Ação de ...

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Nov 25, 2010 ... The Portuguese word for the turkey is peru (just like the country). In 16th century Portugal, when turkeys were first brought to Europe, there was ...

The 20 funniest Portuguese expressions (and how to use them)

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Mar 10, 2015 ... A Portuguese does not 'give up,' he 'takes his little horse away from the ..... Hi Mike, before I say anything I would like to say that I am not a troll, ...

Turkey in Turkish, and other geographically implausible names for ...

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Nov 25, 2014 ... Turkeys are native to the Americas, but the Europeans first encountering them ... that name it after Peru, including Croatian, Hawaiian, and Portuguese. ... Well, it's huehxōlōtl, but I can't find an origin for it from another word.

The Language of Food: Turkey

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Nov 23, 2010 ... Six subspecies of wild turkeys are native to North America, as shown ... pregnant with Meleager, she overheard the three Fates say he would live only .... as did the Portuguese themselves; the word for turkey, galinhas do Peru ...

Portuguese Turkey with Two Stuffings Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

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Nov 17, 2012 ... But she tripped up in the stuffing department—actually, I should say, dressing ... And the Portuguese voodoo that only she pulled off? ..... the true first Thanksgiving meal (where it seemed there were no turkeys; yes I went all ...

How the Thanksgiving turkey was named after the country Turkey

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Nov 24, 2015 ... People will sometimes tell you that in Turkey, the turkey is called "the American bird. ... The Portuguese didn't get the turkey from Calicut or anywhere else in India, of course. ... up the African coast, where they picked up guinea-fowl, which are a lot like turkeys. ... But they didn't say where they got...

How an American Bird Got the Name 'Turkey' : TreeHugger

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Nov 23, 2010 ... Sixteenth century importers in Portugal were apparently under the impression that that was where the birds originated from. Ironically, the name of turkeys in the Turkish language is even more ... we refer to them -- though I suspect they would prefer to be called anything but 'dinner'. ... I was gonna say that.

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turkey - Dicionário Inglês-Português (Brasil) WordReference.com

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turkey - Online English-Portuguese dictionary. ... For the noun: turkey. Plural form: turkey, turkeys ... Do you see that wild turkey over there? Está vendo aquele ...

Language Log » Turkish animal sounds

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Apr 24, 2016 ... Turkeys gobble; they go, "Gobble, gobble." Note that t. ... In Portuguese, the word for that bird is "peru". ... But what do turkeys say in Hebrew? 3.

Basic Portuguese Phrases - Learn Portuguese with Rafa

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Armed with basic Portuguese phrases you can communicate with the locals, even if you don't know how to say anything else in Portuguese. If you need to speak ...