blanquillo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish blanquillo.

Noun[edit]

blanquillo (plural blanquillos)

  1. tilefish

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for blanquillo in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From blanco (white) +‎ -illo (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /blanˈkiʎo/, [blãŋˈkiʎo]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /blanˈkiɟ͡ʝo/, [blãŋˈkiʝo]

Adjective[edit]

blanquillo (feminine singular blanquilla, masculine plural blanquillos, feminine plural blanquillas)

  1. whitish

Noun[edit]

blanquillo m (plural blanquillos)

  1. blanquillo

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