jíbaro

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Jivaroan word meaning "person".

Noun[edit]

jíbaro m (plural jíbaros, feminine jíbara)

  1. (Puerto Rico) One of the original Canarian settlers of Puerto Rico who lived as farmers in the mountainous regions.
  2. (Puerto Rico) An ignorant person from a rural area.
  3. (Colombia, Venezuela) A drug trafficker.

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Adjective[edit]

jíbaro m (feminine jíbara, masculine plural jíbaros, feminine plural jíbaras)

  1. rustic; rural
  2. (Cuba, of an animal) feral
  3. Alternative form of jívaro