jagua

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Guaraní[edit]

jagua

Etymology[edit]

From Old Tupi îaûara

Noun[edit]

jagua (plural jaguakúera)

  1. dog

Paraguayan Guaraní[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jagua (plural jaguakúera)

  1. dog

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Classical Nahuatl xahualli

Noun[edit]

jagua f (plural jaguas)

  1. A tree native to the North and South American tropics, Genipa americana, with an edible fruit that, while still unripe, contains a colored juice used in body painting.
  2. The fruit of this tree

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

jagua f (plural jaguas)

  1. The fruit of a species of palm tree, the jagua palm