Poll/Survey:What's something that begins with...?
the letter Q?
- ?Lv 51 decade agoFavorite Answer
Quito (pronounced key-toe). It's a city in Ecuador.
Of course, I was going to offer the following:
qabab: A dish consisting of pieces of seasoned meat.
qabalah: A form of Jewish mysticism.
qaddish: In Judaism, a prayer of mourning.
qadi: A Muslim judge.
qaf: Twenty-first letter of the Arabic alphabet.
qaimaqam: A minor official of the Ottoman Empire.
qalamdan: A Persian writing-case.
qalandar: A member of an order of mendicant dervishes.
qanat: A type of water supply tunnel found in north Africa and the Middle East.
qanun: A type of harp.
Qaraqalpaq: A Middle-Eastern language.
qasida: An Arabian poem of praise or satire.
qat: A kind of Arabian shrub used as a narcotic.
qawwal: A person who practices qawwali music.
qawwali: Devotional music of the Sufis.
qepiq: An Azerbaijani unit of currency.
qere: A marginal reading in the Hebrew Bible.
qheche: An obsolete spelling of which.
qhom: An obsolete spelling of whom.
qhythsontyd: An obsolete spelling of Whitsuntide (the day of Pentecost).
qi: In Chinese culture, a physical life force.
qiana: A type of nylon.
qibli: A local Libyan name for the sirocco, a southeasterly Mediterranean wind.
qigong: A Chinese system of medical exercises.
qin: A classification of Chinese musical instruments.
qinah: A Hebrew elegy.
qindar: An Albanian unit of currency, equal to one one-hundredth of a lek.
Qing: The last Imperial Chinese dynasty.
qinghaosu: A drug, artemisinin, used to treat malaria.
qipao: A traditional Chinese dress.
qirsh: A monetary unit of Saudi Arabia and, formerly, various other countries.
qiviut: The wool of the musk-ox.
qoph: The nineteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
qoppa: The nineteenth letter of the ancient Greek alphabet.
qorma: A type of curry.
...but I assumed everyone else would say that, too.
- Anonymous1 decade ago
- Wet and WildLv 41 decade ago
- Hysteria GirlLv 41 decade ago
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- peaches6Lv 71 decade ago
- JennyLv 61 decade ago
- LaurenLv 41 decade ago
Quetzal, it's a Guatemalan bird.
- GKLv 61 decade ago
I'm working on a similar puzzle right now...I'll let you know when I get down to Q.
- SeraphinaLv 61 decade ago
Quail > that was the first thing that came into my head?
- 1 decade ago
Quail, a type of bird. lol