colón

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See also: colon, Colon, cólon, còlon, côlon, and Colón

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish after Christopher Columbus, or Cristóbal Colón.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /kə.ˈloʊ̯n/

Noun[edit]

colón (plural colóns or colones)

  1. The currency of Costa Rica, divided into 100 céntimos.
  2. The former currency of El Salvador, divided into 100 centavos (cents), now replaced by the American dollar.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

After Cristóbal Colón (Christopher Columbus).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /koˈlon/, [koˈlõn]

Noun[edit]

colón m (plural colones)

  1. colón (currency)

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