menudo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish menudo

Noun[edit]

menudo

  1. A traditional Mexican soup made with tripe and chili peppers.
  2. A traditional stew from the Philippines, made with sliced pork and calf's liver in tomato sauce.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin minūtus (small, little). Doublet of minuto, a borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

menudo (feminine singular menuda, masculine plural menudos, feminine plural menudas)

  1. what a (intensifier, followed by a noun)
    ¡Menudo capullo!What a plonker!
  2. small, tiny
  3. insignificant

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

menudo m (plural menudos)

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 Menudo (comida) on Spanish Wikipedia
A bowl of menudo (soup)
  1. (Mexico, cooking) a traditional Mexican spicy soup made with tripe
  2. (Mexico, cooking) tripes (used as food)

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