cuello

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Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin collum.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cuello m (plural cuellos)

  1. neck
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 5r. a.
      Corrio eſau aencuẽtro de ſo ermano. E abraçol & echo ſobre ſo cuello el braço.
      Esau ran to meet with his brother, then he hugged him and put his arm over his neck.
    • Idem, f. 61r. a.
      Eſtas palabras hyua diziendo por la uilla de ih̃r̃l̃m e yua cõ la cadena enel cuello
      He said these words throughout the city of Jerusalem while walking with the chain around his neck

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish cuello, from Latin collum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwe.ʎo/, /ˈkwe.ʝo/

Noun[edit]

cuello m (plural cuellos)

  1. neck
  2. collar (part of a shirt fitting around the neck)

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