naco

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, possibly of Iberian origin. Compare Galician anaco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: na‧co

Noun[edit]

naco m (plural nacos)

  1. piece (especially of food)
    naco de carnepiece of meat

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of totonaco "Totonac" (the name of an indigenous group), from Nahuatl totonacatl.

Adjective[edit]

naco m (feminine singular naca, masculine plural nacos, feminine plural nacas)

  1. (Mexico, pejorative) Indigenous; Indian.
  2. (Mexico, pejorative) Uncultured; backwards; vulgar.