pájaro

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Pajaro

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier pássaro, from Vulgar Latin *passarum < Latin passer (sparrow), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *p(e)t-tro- (who flies, bird), from *peth₂- (to fly). Compare Portuguese pássaro.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpaxaɾo/, [ˈpa.xa.ɾo]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pájaro m (plural pájaros)

  1. bird (usually a small bird capable of flying; a prototypical bird)
  2. (Dominican Republic, Cuba, slang) homosexual
  3. (colloquial, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, Venezuela) penis
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:pene
  4. (colloquial, Spain) person of questionable or shady character, or involved in dubious affairs

Hypernyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]