Chihuahua

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English[edit]

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Map of Mexico highlighting Chihuahua

Etymology[edit]

From Mexican Spanish Chihuahua. The dog is named after the state.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) enPR: chĭwäʹwä, IPA(key): /tʃɪˈwɑːwɑː/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /tʃɪˈwaʊ(w).ə/
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Chihuahua

  1. A city, the state capital of Chihuahua, Mexico
  2. A municipality of Chihuahua, Mexico
  3. A state of Mexico

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Noun[edit]

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Chihuahua (plural Chihuahuas)

  1. The smallest breed of dog in the world, originating in Mexico and having large erect ears.
    Synonym: (informal) Chi

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃiˈwawa/, [t͡ʃiˈwa.wa]
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

Chihuahua m

  1. Chihuahua (a city, the state capital of Chihuahua, Mexico)
  2. Chihuahua (a municipality of Chihuahua, Mexico)
  3. Chihuahua (a state of Mexico)

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