padrino

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Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin root *patrīnus < Latin pater. Compare Catalan padrí, French parrain, Occitan pairin, Portuguese padrinho, Spanish padrino.

Noun[edit]

padrino m ‎(plural padrini)

  1. godfather
  2. sponsor (at a baptism)
  3. second (at a duel)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin root *patrīnus < Latin pater. Compare Catalan padrí, French parrain, Italian padrino, Occitan pairin, Portuguese padrinho.

Noun[edit]

padrino m ‎(plural padrinos)

  1. godfather
  2. sponsor (at a wedding, graduation, First Communion, etc.)
  3. (bullfighting) high-ranking bullfighter who gives the "alternativa" to a "novillero"

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