garañón

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ɡäɾä̃ˈɲõ̞n]
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish guarañón ‎(stud, stallion), from Proto-Germanic *wranjonis, accusative of *wranjo, cognate of Dutch ruin and regional German Raune. Compare Portuguese garanhão, Occitan garanhon, and Old French gareignun.

Noun[edit]

garañón m ‎(plural garañones)

  1. an ass, camel, or horse that is a stud
  2. a machoman; a sexually successful and virile man
  3. a goat chosen to become a sire