Yes, there are several!!!
the word for cobra is actually a Portuguese loan word.
Cobra is the short form for cobra-de-capelo, which means “snake with a hood.”
The word breeze in English comes from the Portuguese word briza, which means “northeastern wind.”
Did you know that our word for banana comes from a Portuguese word of African origin?
The word for albino comes from the Portuguese word albino, meaning “white”.
The word for caramel in English comes from the Portuguese caramelo, which means the same thing.
Labrador comes from the Portuguese explorer, Joao Fernandes Lavrador.
His last name, Lavrador, means “landowner or farmer”.
Do you remember any others? There are so much more!!!
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