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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *cōleōnem, singular accusative of *cōleō (testicle), from Latin cōleus (sack, scrotum). Compare Portuguese colhão, Catalan colló, French couillon, Italian coglione.

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  • IPA(key): /koˈxon/, [koˈxõn]

NounEdit

cojón m (plural cojones)

  1. (vulgar slang) testicle, ball
    ¿Qué hice ayer por la noche, y ¿por qué me duelen tanto los cojones?
    What did I do last night and why do my balls hurt so much?

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  • English: cojones (from cojones pl)

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