papagayo

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NounEdit

papagayo (plural papagayi)

  1. parrot

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EtymologyEdit

From Byzantine Greek παπαγᾶς ‎(papagâs), from Arabic بَبَغَاء ‎(babaḡāʾ), of onomatopoeic origin. Compare English popinjay, which is either a descendant or cognate.

NounEdit

papagayo m ‎(plural papagayos)

  1. parrot (Psittaciformes)
  2. parrotfish, in Scardidae
  3. Peacock fish (Labrus variegatus)
  4. Any wrasse, (Labridae)
  5. Roosterfish (Nematistius pectoralis)
  6. Joseph's coat (Amaranthus tricolor)
  7. Elephant ear (Caladium)

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