banderilla

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English[edit]

A bullfighter with two banderillas.

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish banderilla, from Spanish bandera (banner) + -illa (diminutive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) enPR: băn'-də-rēʹ-ə, IPA(key): /ˌbæn.də.ˈriː.jə/

Noun[edit]

banderilla (plural banderillas)

  1. (bullfighting) A decorated barbed stick used in bullfighting to stick into the bulls' shoulders.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish banderilla.

Noun[edit]

banderilla f (plural banderilles)

  1. banderilla

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

banderilla

  1. banderilla

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bandera +‎ -illa

Noun[edit]

banderilla f (plural banderillas)

  1. banderilla

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