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EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic الشَطْرَنْج(aš-šaṭranj), from Arabic شَطْرَنْج(šaṭranj), from Middle Persian [script needed] (ctlng /čatrang/), from Sanskrit चतुरङ्ग (caturaṅga).

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NounEdit

ajedrez m (plural ajedreces)

  1. chess

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See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Spanish · piezas de ajedrez (layout · text)
           
rey reina, dama torre, roque alfil caballo peón

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