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What are you doing and where are you from? (Posted on 2004-04-14) Difficulty: 2 of 5
What is the only word in the English language that when capitalized is changed from a noun or a verb to a nationality?

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That's because you weren't looking hard enough. :-) | Comment 15 of 40 |
(In reply to Guidelines by Tristan)

 Tristan observed: "Pay attention to the guidelines! I fail to find a non-capitalized noun form of welsh."

The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary used by AOL has:

Main Entry: welsh
Pronunciation: 'welsh, 'welch
Function: intransitive verb
Etymology: probably from Welsh, adjective
Date: 1905
1 : to avoid payment — used with on <welshed on his debts>
2 : to break one's word : RENEG <welshed on their promises>
- welsh·er noun

  Posted by Penny on 2004-04-14 14:28:40
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