ancho

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English[edit]

An ancho

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish chile ancho (wide chile).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: an‧cho

Noun[edit]

ancho (plural anchos)

  1. A broad, flat, dried poblano pepper, often ground into a powder.
    • 2009 January 30, “Fire-roasted hot chili”:
      Add stock, tomato sauce, beans, roasted red pepper, garlic, paprika, ancho powder, ground chipotles and habaneros, cocoa powder, salt and pepper.

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *ankwô.

Noun[edit]

ancho m

  1. butter

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amplus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ancho m

  1. broad, wide, ample

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ancho, from Latin amplus. Cognate with Galician ancho and Spanish ancho.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ancho m (feminine ancha, plural anchos, feminine plural anchas; comparable)

  1. broad, wide
  2. conceited

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amplus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɲ.tʃo/
  • Hyphenation: an‧cho

Adjective[edit]

ancho m (feminine ancha, masculine plural anchos, feminine plural anchas)

  1. wide; broad
  2. proud

Noun[edit]

ancho m (plural anchos)

  1. width

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Verb[edit]

ancho

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of anchar.