grifo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

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Noun[edit]

grifo m (plural grifi)

  1. griffin
  2. snout

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin gryps.

Noun[edit]

grīfo m

  1. griffin

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Portuguese[edit]

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grifo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese grifo, from Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grifo m (plural grifos)

  1. griffin
  2. (heraldry) griffin
  3. Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus)
  4. monkey wrench

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin grȳphus, gryps, from Ancient Greek γρύψ (grúps).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

grifo m (plural grifos)

  1. griffin
  2. (heraldry) griffin
  3. tap, faucet (device used to dispense liquids)
  4. (Peru) petrol station, garage, filling station, gas station, service station

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Adjective[edit]

grifo (feminine singular grifa, masculine plural grifos, feminine plural grifas)

  1. (colloquial) intoxicated (by alcohol, cannabis)

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