Borrowings

Some articles on borrowings, borrowing:

Power Finance Corporation - Borrowings
... It has also raised External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) through private placement in US market ...
Vietnamese Script - Lexicon
... lexical stock has Chinese roots, not including naturalized word borrowings from China, although many compound words are composed of native Vietnamese words combined with Chinese borrowings ... One can usually distinguish between a native Vietnamese word and a Chinese borrowing if it can be reduplicated or its meaning does not change when the tone is shifted ... Sometimes these borrowings are calques literally translated into Vietnamese (for example, software is calqued into phần mềm, which literally means "soft part") ...
Ilokano Language - Lexicon - Borrowings
... Examples of Borrowing Word Source Original Meaning Ilokano meaning arak Arabic drink similar to sake generic alcoholic drink karma Sanskrit deed (see Buddhism ...
Bengali Vocabulary - Examples of Borrowed Words
... from foreign languages, often totally integrating these borrowings into the core vocabulary ... The most common borrowings from foreign languages come from three different kinds of contact ... Close contact with neighboring peoples facilitated the borrowing of words from Hindi, Assamese, Chinese, Burmese, and several indigenous Austroasiatic languages of Bengal ...
Globalisation In India - Payments
... on account of external assistance and commercial borrowings ... India's reliance on external assistance and commercial borrowings has decreased since 1991–92, and since 2002–03, it has gradually been repaying these debts ... Declining interest rates and reduced borrowings decreased India's debt service ratio to 4.5% in 2007 ...