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garañón

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [gäɾä̃ˈɲõ̞n]
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish guarañón, (stud stallion), from Germanic wranjons, accusative of wranjo (wranjo), cognate of Dutch ruin, and regional German Raune. Compare Portuguese garanhão, Occitan garanhon, and Old French gareignun.

NounEdit

garañón m (plural garañones)

  1. an ass, camel, or horse that is a stud
  2. a machoman; a sexually successful and virile man
  3. a goat chosen to become a sire