banderilla

EnglishEdit

A bullfighter with two banderillas.

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish banderilla, from Spanish bandera (banner) + -illa (diminutive suffix)

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) enPR: băn'-də-rēʹ-ə, IPA(key): /ˌbæn.də.ˈriː.jə/

NounEdit

banderilla (plural banderillas)

  1. (bullfighting) A stick with a sharp end and a decorated end, which a bullfighter stick into the bull's back.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish banderilla.

NounEdit

banderilla f (plural banderilles)

  1. banderilla

Derived termsEdit

  • banderiller

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

banderilla

  1. banderilla

Derived termsEdit

  • banderilleiro

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

bandera +‎ -illa

NounEdit

banderilla f (plural banderillas)

  1. banderilla

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 11 January 2014, at 20:45