caribe

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See also: Caribe and Ca-ri-bê

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish caribe

Noun[edit]

caribe (plural caribes)

  1. piranha fish

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 caribe in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish caribe.

Adjective[edit]

caribe

  1. Caribbean

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arawak kalingo, kalino, words used to designate strength and bravery.

Adjective[edit]

caribe (plural caribes)

  1. Caribbean
  2. hot, "sol caribe" ("hot sun")
  3. piranha fish

Descendants[edit]