cabro

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See also: cabrò and cabró

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cabro

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cabrare

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin caper, caprum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkabɾo/, [ˈka.β̞ɾo]

Noun[edit]

cabro m (plural cabros, feminine cabra, feminine plural cabras)

  1. male goat
    Synonyms: chivo, cabrón
  2. (Chile, Paraguay, colloquial, Puerto Rico) kid, boy (a child)
    Synonyms: chaval, chico, muchacho
  3. (Peru, vulgar) fag (homosexual man)
    Synonyms: chivo, maricón

Usage notes[edit]

  • While the general rule for gender-paired nouns in Romance languages is that the male is used when the gender is unknown, the words for goat descending from the Latin capra are an exception, with the feminine form used for goats of indeterminate gender.

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