¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
savage / feroz
 
savage   [ˈsævɪdȝ]
A. -adjective
1. (=ferocious)   [animal, attack]   feroz,   salvaje   [person]   salvaje   [blow]   violento   [war, criticism, remark]   despiadado
·to have a savage temper
·tener un carácter muy violento
2. (=primitive)   [custom, tribe]   salvaje,   primitivo
3. (=drastic)   [cuts, reductions]   drástico,   radical
B. -noun   salvaje masculine and feminine
noble  
C. -transitive verb
1. (=injure)   atacar salvajemente
·two children have been savaged by an alsatian
·dos niños fueron salvajemente atacados por un pastor alemánoun
2. (=criticize)   atacar ferozmente or despiadadamente
·she was savaged by the press
·la prensa la atacó ferozmente or despiadadamente,   la prensa se ensañó con ella
 
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