peón

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin pedō, pedōnem ("footsoldier"), from Latin pēs, pedem ("foot").

NounEdit

peón m ‎(plural peones)

  1. (chess) pawn (chess piece)

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Asturian · pieces d'axedrez (layout · text)
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peón caballu alfil torre dama, reina rei

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin pedō, pedōnem ("footsoldier"), from Latin pēs, pedem ("foot").

NounEdit

peón m ‎(plural peóns)

  1. laborer, worker
  2. pedestrian
  3. foot soldier, infantryman
  4. pawn
  5. piece, token, or man in board games
    1. (chess) pawn
    2. (checkers) piece, checker, draughtsman

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Galician · pezas de xadrez (layout · text)
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peón cabalo alfil torre, roque raíña, dama rei

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin pedō, pedōnem ("footsoldier"), from Latin pēs, pedem ("foot"). Compare Portuguese peão, French pion, Italian pedone.

NounEdit

peón m ‎(plural peones)

  1. laborer, worker
  2. foot soldier, infantryman
  3. child's toy top
  4. piece, token, or man in board games
    1. (chess) pawn
    2. (checkers) piece, checker, draughtsman
  5. (mechanical) axle, spindle
  6. beehive
  7. (bullfighting) matador's assistant

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Spanish · piezas de ajedrez (layout · text)
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peón caballo alfil torre, roque reina, dama rey
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