flamenco

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish flamenco, from Middle Dutch vlaminc (Fleming) (> Dutch Vlaming).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /fləˈmɛŋkəʊ/
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Noun[edit]

flamenco (countable and uncountable, plural flamencos)

  1. (uncountable) A genre of folk music and dance native to Andalusia, in Spain.
    • 2010, Mike Marqusee, The Guardian, 5 Feb 2010:
      It's impossible to tell the story of flamenco without talking about Lorca, who found in it a source of inspiration in a lifelong political-cultural-sexual struggle against bourgeois philistinism.
  2. (countable) A song or dance performed in such a style.
    • 1977, Tennessee Williams, Vieux Carré, I.3:
      La Niña was so goddam terrific that after a month of singing with the vocal trio, she was singing solo and she was dancing a flamenco better'n a gypsy fireball!

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Verb[edit]

flamenco (third-person singular simple present flamencos, present participle flamencoing, simple past and past participle flamencoed)

  1. (intransitive) To dance flamenco.
    • 2011, Yvonne Harris, A River to Cross, Minneapolis, MN: Bethany House Publishers, →ISBN, page 129:
      Behind them on horseback sat six men, two with guitars, one with a trumpet, and three women also on horses: Nadia, an older woman, and the girl Gus had flamencoed with.

Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

flamenco

  1. neuter of flamencu

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish flamenco, from Middle Dutch vlaminc.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈflɑmeŋkːo/, [ˈflɑme̞ŋkːo̞]
  • IPA(key): /ˈflɑmeŋko/, [ˈflɑme̞ŋko̞]

Noun[edit]

flamenco

  1. flamenco

Declension[edit]

Inflection of flamenco (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative flamenco flamencot
genitive flamencon flamencojen
partitive flamencoa flamencoja
illative flamencoon flamencoihin
singular plural
nominative flamenco flamencot
accusative nom. flamenco flamencot
gen. flamencon
genitive flamencon flamencojen
partitive flamencoa flamencoja
inessive flamencossa flamencoissa
elative flamencosta flamencoista
illative flamencoon flamencoihin
adessive flamencolla flamencoilla
ablative flamencolta flamencoilta
allative flamencolle flamencoille
essive flamencona flamencoina
translative flamencoksi flamencoiksi
instructive flamencoin
abessive flamencotta flamencoitta
comitative flamencoineen
Possessive forms of flamenco (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person flamenconi flamencomme
2nd person flamencosi flamenconne
3rd person flamenconsa

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

flamenco m (plural flamencos)

  1. flamenco (music, dance)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish flamenco, from Dutch Vlaming.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /flaˈmɛŋ.kɔ/
  • Rhymes: -ɛŋkɔ
  • Syllabification: fla‧men‧co

Noun[edit]

flamenco n (indeclinable)

  1. flamenco (genre of folk music and dance native to Andalusia, Spain)
  2. flamenco (song or a dance in such a style)

Further reading[edit]

  • flamenco in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • flamenco in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish flamenco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: fla‧men‧co

Noun[edit]

flamenco m (plural flamencos)

  1. flamenco (a genre of folk music and dance native to Andalusia, in Spain)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish flamenco.

Noun[edit]

flamenco n (uncountable)

  1. flamenco

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch Vlaming.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /flaˈmenko/, [flaˈmẽŋ.ko]

Adjective[edit]

flamenco (feminine flamenca, masculine plural flamencos, feminine plural flamencas)

  1. Flemish
  2. (relational) flamenco
  3. (colloquial) insolent, cheeky

Noun[edit]

flamenco m (plural flamencos, feminine flamenca, feminine plural flamencas)

  1. Fleming, a Flemish person

Noun[edit]

flamenco m (plural flamencos)

  1. flamingo (bird)
  2. flamenco (music)
  3. flamenco (dance)

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Noun[edit]

flamenco m (uncountable)

  1. Flemish, the standard variety of Dutch used in Belgium
  2. Flemish, a group of Dutch dialects spoken in Belgium

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