guajiro

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish guajiro, from Arawak/Wayuu.

Noun[edit]

guajiro (plural guajiros)

  1. A Cuban agricultural worker.

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡwaˈxiɾo/, [ɡwaˈxi.ɾo]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arawak/Wayuu guajiro (lord, powerful man).

Adjective[edit]

guajiro (feminine guajira, masculine plural guajiros, feminine plural guajiras)

  1. (Cuba) rural
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

guajiro m (plural guajiros, feminine guajira, feminine plural guajiras)

  1. Wayuu
  2. (Cuba) peasant, farmer, rural person
    Synonym: campesino
Descendants[edit]
  • English: guajiro

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

guajiro (feminine guajira, masculine plural guajiros, feminine plural guajiras)

  1. (relational) of La Guajira

Noun[edit]

guajiro m (plural guajiros, feminine guajira, feminine plural guajiras)

  1. someone from La Guajira

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