chido

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Ibatan[edit]

Noun[edit]

chido

  1. earwax

Matsés[edit]

Noun[edit]

chido

  1. woman

Further reading[edit]

  • David W. Fleck, Causation in Matses, in The Grammar of Causation and Interpersonal Manipulation, edited by Masayoshi Shibatani

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Asturian xidu (nice, beautiful), brought to Mexico by a wave of Asturian immigrants in the 19th century. Or, possibly from the slang chiro (excellent).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃido/, [ˈt͡ʃi.ð̞o]

Adjective[edit]

chido (feminine chida, masculine plural chidos, feminine plural chidas)

  1. (Mexico, slang) cool, acceptable, easy
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:guay

Further reading[edit]