papagayo

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Noun[edit]

papagayo (plural papagayi)

  1. parrot



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Etymology[edit]

From Byzantine Greek papagâs, from Arabic بَبَغَاء ‎(babaḡāʾ), of onomatopoeic origin. Compare English popinjay, which is either a descendant or cognate.

Noun[edit]

papagayo m ‎(plural papagayos)

  1. parrot (Psittaciformes)
  2. parrotfish, in Scardidae
  3. Peacock fish (Labrus variegatus)
  4. Any wrasse, (Labridae)
  5. Roosterfish (Nematistius pectoralis)
  6. Joseph's coat (Amaranthus tricolor)
  7. Elephant ear (Caladium)

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