chamaco

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, originally in Aztec language Spanish. Chamaco ("boy", used in Nahuatl language, from "chamahuac", meaning "plump")

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Noun[edit]

chamaco m (plural chamacos, feminine chamaca, feminine plural chamacas)

  1. (informal, Cuba, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico) A boy or teenager; a male youth.

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