cachorro

PortugueseEdit

cachorros

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish cachorro (cub), from Basque txakur, xakur (puppy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cachorro m (plural cachorros, feminine cachorra, feminine plural cachorras)

  1. puppy
  2. (Brazil) dog

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Metathesis of Basque txakur, xakur ‘puppy’; also loaned South Corsican ghjacaru ‘hound’, Sardinian giagaru.

NounEdit

cachorro m (plural cachorros)

  1. puppy
  2. cub (the young of certain other animals)

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Derived termsEdit

  • cachorro de lobo (wolf cub, wolfling)

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 23:05