Spanish edit

Etymology edit

A Rioplatense borrowing of English shampoo.

Pronunciation edit

 
  • IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ʝamˈpu/ [ɟ͡ʝãmˈpu], /ʃamˈpu/ [ʃãmˈpu]
  • IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ʃamˈpu/ [ʃãmˈpu], /ʃamˈpu/ [ʃãmˈpu]
  • IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ʒamˈpu/ [ʒãmˈpu], /ʃamˈpu/ [ʃãmˈpu]

  • Rhymes: -u
  • Syllabification: yam‧pú

Noun edit

yampú m (plural yampús or yampúes)

  1. (colloquial, Rioplatense) Alternative form of champú