ancho

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English[edit]

An ancho

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish (chile) ancho (literally wide chile).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑːnt͡ʃəʊ/
  • (file)
  • 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[1]:
      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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Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ancho

  1. neuter of anchu

Old High German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *ankwō.

Noun[edit]

ancho m

  1. butter

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle High German: anke
    • Alemannic German: Anke

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin amplus.

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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. Doublet of amplo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɐ̃.ʃu/, [ˈɐ̃.ʃu]

  • Hyphenation: an‧cho

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. broad, wide
    Synonym: largo
  2. conceited

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈant͡ʃo/, [ˈãnʲ.t͡ʃo]
  • Hyphenation: an‧cho

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin amplus.

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. wide; broad
    Antonym: estrecho
  2. proud
    Synonym: orgulloso
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Noun[edit]

ancho m (plural anchos)

  1. width, breadth
    Synonym: anchura
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

ancho

  1. first-person singular present indicative of anchar

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