canguro

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

canguro m (plural canguros)

  1. kangaroo

Italian[edit]

un canguro – a kangaroo

Etymology[edit]

From French kangourou, from Guugu Yimidhirr gangurru.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kanˈɡu.ro/, [käŋˈɡuːr̺o]
  • Rhymes: -uro
  • Hyphenation: can‧gù‧ro

Noun[edit]

canguro m (plural canguri)

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  1. kangaroo
    Hypernym: marsupiale

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

References[edit]

  • canguro in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
  • canguro in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English kanguroo, variant of kangaroo,[1] from Guugu Yimidhirr gangurru.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kanˈɡuɾo/, [kãŋˈɡuɾo]

Noun[edit]

canguro m (plural canguros, feminine cangura, feminine plural canguras)

  1. kangaroo
    el canguro hembrathe female kangaroo

Noun[edit]

canguro m or f (plural canguros)

  1. (colloquial, Spain) babysitter
    hacer de canguroto babysit
    ya podía hacerles de canguro.I could already babysit them

Descendants[edit]

  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: canguro

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ canguro” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Tetelcingo Nahuatl[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish canguro, from English kangaroo, from Guugu Yimidhirr gangurru.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

canguro

  1. kangaroo