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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Spanish caballero.

NounEdit

caballero ‎(plural caballeros)

  1. A horseman, particularly in the Latin American context
    • 2007, January 26, “Roberta Smith”, in Outside In[1]:
      Here we usually find the caballero aiming his pistol in one direction while pointing his reined-in steed in another, as if ready to wheel and dash to safety.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin caballārius, from Latin caballus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

caballero m ‎(plural caballeros)

  1. gentleman
  2. cowboy (more common in South America)
  3. horseman
  4. knight
  5. cavalier

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