diablo

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Spanish diablo (devil)

Noun[edit]

diablo (plural diablos)

  1. (Southwest US) Sometimes used to refer to the devil.

Etymology 2[edit]

French diable (devil), from Old French.

Adjective[edit]

diablo (not comparable)

  1. Diable, flavoured with hot spices.

Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

diablo (plural diabloj, accusative singular diablon, accusative plural diablojn)

  1. devil

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin diabolus, from Ancient Greek διάβολος (diábolos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

diablo m (plural diablos)

  1. devil
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 31r. b.
      O xp̃s ayuno. xl. dias & .xl. noches alli ſuſo en el mõt o quiſo tentar el diablo a xp̃s.
      Christ fasted forty days and forty nights. There atop the mountain the Devil tried to tempt Christ.
    • Idem, f. 80r. b.
      sobrela buelta da q̃l tenple el diablo q̃so tẽptar a ih̃u x̊
      on the roof of that temple the Devil tied to tempt Jesus Christ

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish diablo (cf. Ladino diavlo), from Latin diabolus, from Ancient Greek διάβολος (diabolos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdja.blo/, [ˈdja.βlo]

Noun[edit]

diablo m (plural diablos, feminine diabla)

  1. devil

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