chimango

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Native name.

Noun[edit]

chimango (plural chimangos or chimangoes)

  1. Milvago chimango, a South American bird of prey related to the falcon.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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


Italian[edit]

Milvago chimango -Rio Grande, Rio Gande do Sul, Brazil-8.jpg

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish chimango, of Aymara origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃiˈman.ɡo/, [t͡ʃiˈmäŋɡo̞]
  • Rhymes: -anɡo
  • Stress: chimàngo
  • Hyphenation: chi‧man‧go

Noun[edit]

chimango m (plural chimanghi)

  1. chimango (Milvago chimango)

References[edit]

  • chimango in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana