caballo

AragoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin caballus (horse), from Latin caballus (pack horse), of Gaulish origin.

NounEdit

caballo m

  1. horse

Classical NahuatlEdit

NounEdit

caballo

  1. Alternative spelling of cahuallo

LatinEdit

NounEdit

caballō

  1. dative singular of caballus
  2. ablative singular of caballus

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin caballus (horse), from Latin caballus (pack horse), of disputed origin.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (most of Spain and Latin America) /kaˈbaʝo/, [kaˈβ̞a.ʝo]
  • IPA(key): (rural northern Spain, Andes Mountains) /kaˈbaʎo/, [kaˈβ̞a.ʎo]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /kaˈbaʃo/, [kaˈβ̞a.ʃo]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /kaˈbaʒo/, [kaˈβ̞a.ʒo]

NounEdit

caballo m (plural caballos, feminine yegua, feminine plural yeguas)

  1. horse
  2. (chess) knight
  3. (slang) heroin

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See alsoEdit

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

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