"piersică"

Translation:peach

May 28, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/oleoneto

Hmm... some similarity with the Portuguese word "Pêssego", which means the same. Oh, Rome...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Oss19

Rome indeed.. In Finnish it is 'persikka'. Apparently the word derives from 'Persia' as Europeans thought the fruit was from there.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/lufloidio

But "Pêssego", in Portuguese means "peach", not orange.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Vikbacka

In Swedish: persika


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gelgisith

In Dutch: perzik

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