cuchillo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish cuchiello, from Latin cultellus, a diminutive of culter. Cognate with English cutlery. Compare English cutlass also.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cuchillo m (plural cuchillos)

  1. knife
    Synonyms: estilete, daga, faca, navaja, puñal
    Coordinate terms: cuchara, tenedor
  2. blade of knife

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Descendants[edit]

  • Cebuano: kutsilyo
  • Mapudungun: kucijo
  • Mecayapan Nahuatl: cochi̱loj
  • Oluta Popoluca: cuchi̱nu
  • San Juan Atzingo Popoloca: cochiyó
  • Southeastern Tepehuan: kuxiir
  • Tagalog: kutsilyo
  • Zoogocho Zapotec: cwšiyw

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