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Thursday, July 12, 2018
Fact of the Day: Arabic Giraffe
The English word giraffe comes from various Romance language words for the animal though the first was the Portuguese word girafa which itself was derived from the Arabic word zarafa. In Middle English, the word for giraffe was camelopard.