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EtymologyEdit

Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grifo m (plural grifi)

  1. griffin
  2. snout

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin gryps.

NounEdit

grīfo m

  1. griffin

DescendantsEdit

  • German: Greif

PortugueseEdit

 grifo on Portuguese Wikipedia
 
grifo

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese grifo, from Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grifo m (plural grifos)

  1. griffin
  2. (heraldry) griffin
  3. Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus)
  4. monkey wrench

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

grifo m (plural grifos)

  1. griffin
  2. (heraldry) griffin
  3. tap, faucet (device used to dispense liquids)
  4. (Peru) petrol station, garage, filling station, gas station, service station

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AdjectiveEdit

grifo (feminine singular grifa, masculine plural grifos, feminine plural grifas)

  1. (colloquial) intoxicated (by alcohol, cannabis)

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