AragoneseEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin ferrum.

NounEdit

fierro m

  1. iron

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AsturianEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ferrum.

NounEdit

fierro m (plural fierros)

  1. iron

NeapolitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ferrum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fierro n

  1. iron (metal)

fierro m

  1. iron (for flattening clothes)

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ferrum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fierro f (plural fierros)

  1. iron
    • c. 1250: Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 6v.
      Et aun a otra ṕpriedat que el uidrio la obedece ¬ tiral aſſi como la aymante tira el fierro.
      And yet another property is that glass obeys it and it pulls it, just like the magnet attracts iron.

DescendantsEdit

  • Ladino: fierro
  • Spanish: fierro, hierro
    • Papiamentu: heru

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Variant of hierro preserving the initial -f- in Old Spanish fierro, from Latin ferrum.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfjero/, [ˈfje.ro]

NounEdit

fierro m (plural fierros)

  1. (Latin America) branding iron
    El rancho marca su ganado con fierro
    The ranch marks its cattle with a brand.
  2. (colloquial, Colombia, Argentina, Uruguay) firearm
  3. (countable, Costa Rica) tool (implement)
  4. (Mexico) penny, cent
  5. (colloquial, Uruguay) coin (money in the form of coins)
    El banco no acepta pagos en fierro
    The bank doesn't accept payment in coins.
  6. (archaic, dialectal, Louisiana) iron (metal)
    La cerca alrededor de su casa es de fierro pintado
    The fence around the house is painted iron.
    Synonym: hierro
  7. (colloquial, Mexico) money (currency)

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