diestro

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From Latin dexter, dextrum, from Proto-Italic *deksteros, from Proto-Indo-European *deḱs(i)-tero-, from *deḱs- (right).

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diestro (feminine singular diestra, masculine plural diestros, feminine plural diestras)

  1. right, right-hand (direction)
  2. right-handed
  3. skillful, dexterous, adroit
  4. (heraldry) dexter, dextral

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Noun[edit]

diestro m (plural diestros)

  1. (bullfighting) bullfighter

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