Similarly, Eskimo Jargon has kaukau ‘food’, itself a loanword in Hawaiian, introduced from Chinese Pidgin English chowchow.
It would thus have been a loanword from Hebrew in the vulgar speech of the Greek settlers in Egypt.
As a widely used loanword , ‘sex’ may also denote a certain cultural perception, real or imagined, often connected with Anglo-American-derived consumer culture - assumedly more easy-going, relaxed, and fun.
Indeed, the possibility that it was originally a Luwian loanword hints at its much greater antiquity.
(The Greeks, who are the ultimate source of the loanword ‘partridge,’ presumably gave it this name because of the loud whirring sound it makes when suddenly flushed out.)
Letendre has found that ‘most Japanese teachers had no clear idea what adolescence was and that many failed to recognize the English loanword adoresensu’.
So it's a surprise to find that some languages have few loanwords .
Wanganui-born English scholar Robert Burchfield in The English Language debunks the ‘enduring myth about French loanwords of the mediaeval period’, saying that ‘the culinary revolution’ scarcely preceded the 18th century.
Secondly, we see the impact of the language contact between Irish and English and the use of several English loanwords , which have been successfully adapted to Irish spelling and pronunciation.
The loanwords normally used to avoid this problem do not prove feasible in the case of John 4: 4-42.