SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Catalan coet, from Old Catalan coa, from Latin cauda (tail). Compare English coda.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /koˈete/, [koˈe.t̪e]

NounEdit

cohete m (plural cohetes)

  1. firecracker
    Synonym: petardo
  2. rocket
  3. (Mexico, Uruguay) drunkenness
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:borrachera
  4. (San Antonio) pistol [1]

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Tagalog: kuwitis

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gillespie-Duelos, Eduardo. (1975) A Glossary of San Antonio Jargon. American Speech, vol. 50, no. 1/2, 140–142.