onagro

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

onagrō

  1. dative singular of onager
  2. ablative singular of onager

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Latin onager (wild ass), from Hellenistic Ancient Greek ὄναγρος (onagros, wild ass), from ὄνος (onos, ass) + ἄγριος (agrios, wild) (from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵros). War machine sense due to its kicking action, similar to that of the ass.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

onagro m (plural onagros)

  1. onager (Ancient Roman war machine)
  2. onager (wild ass)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

onagro m (plural onagros)

  1. onager (wild ass)
  2. onager (military engine)