- IPA(key): (everywhere but Argentina and Uruguay) /ʝuɡuˈlaɾ/, [ɟ͡ʝu.ɣ̞uˈlaɾ]
- IPA(key): (Buenos Aires and environs) /ʃuɡuˈlaɾ/, [ʃu.ɣ̞uˈlaɾ]
- IPA(key): (elsewhere in Argentina and Uruguay) /ʒuɡuˈlaɾ/, [ʒu.ɣ̞uˈlaɾ]
Borrowed from Medieval Latin or Scientific Latin jugulāris, previously iugulāris, from Latin iugulum (“neck”).
yugular (plural yugulares)
vena yugular ― jugular vein
yugular f (plural yugulares)
- (anatomy) jugular
Borrowed from Latin iugulāre, present active infinitive of iugulō (“slay, slit throat”).
yugular (first-person singular present yugulo, first-person singular preterite yugulé, past participle yugulado)
- to cut someone's throat
- Synonym: degollar
- to cut off
1Mostly obsolete form, now mainly used in legal jargon.
2Argentine and Uruguayan voseo prefers the tú form for the present subjunctive.