hacienda

See also: Hacienda

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish hacienda. Doublet of faena and fazenda.

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NounEdit

hacienda (plural haciendas)

  1. A large homestead in a ranch or estate usually in places where Colonial Spanish culture has had architectural influence.
    • 1907, Harold Bindloss, chapter 14, in The Dust of Conflict[1]:
      The hot day was over, and the light failing rapidly, when Appleby, who had just finished comida, sat by a window of the hacienda San Cristoval with an English newspaper upon his knee.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish hacienda. Doublet of fazenda.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

hacienda f (plural haciendas)

  1. hacienda

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish fazienda, from Latin facienda (literally things to be done), from faciō (to do). Cognate with Portuguese fazenda. Doublet of faena.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /aˈθjenda/, [aˈθjẽn̪.d̪a]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /aˈsjenda/, [aˈsjẽn̪.d̪a]
  • Rhymes: -enda

NounEdit

hacienda f (plural haciendas)

  1. treasury
  2. ranch, hacienda
  3. livestock

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DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: hisenda
  • English: hacienda
  • French: hacienda
  • Polish: hacjenda

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VerbEdit

hacienda

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of hacendar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of hacendar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of hacendar.

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