Can You Guess What Languages These Words Come From?

English is with no doubt a very large language, actually, the language general estimates of words are somewhere in the neighborhood of a million. Although the majority of English vocabulary comes from Latin and Greek roots, there are many thousands of words that are assimilated from all over.

This trivia quiz will take you on an interesting journey of 10 language questions, with each question you discover that many words you believe are originally from the English language are actually taken from other tongues.

We consider you to be a Language Expert, but can you prove yourself to be a Language Champion? Take this hard language quiz to test your skills!

What language does avatar come from?
Sanskrit
Mandarin
French
Vietnamese

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does karaoke come from?
Japanese
Spanish
Arabic
Turkish

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Wrong!

What language does rampage come from?
Latin
French
Scots
Norse

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does ombudsman come from?
What language does ombudsman come from?
Italian
Swedish
Yiddish
Irish

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does pajama come from?
What language does pajama come from?
Cherokee
Arabic
Nguni
Hindi & Urdu

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does coyote come from?
What language does coyote come from?
Portuguese
Telugu
Russian
Nahuatl

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does moped come from?
Swedish
Danish
Tamil
Old English

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Wrong!

What language does cookie come from?
What language does cookie come from?
Dutch
Swedish
Scots
French

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Wrong!

What language does parka come from?
What language does parka come from?
Javanese
Aleut
Hindi & Urdu
Middle English

Correct!

Wrong!

What language does muumuu come from?
What language does muumuu come from?
Hawaiian
Korean
Malay
Yiddish

Correct!

Wrong!

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