porteño

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /porˈteɲo/, [porˈt̪eɲo]

Adjective[edit]

porteño (feminine singular porteña, masculine plural porteños, feminine plural porteñas)

  1. Native to or inhabiting the port town of Buenos Aires.
  2. Native to or inhabiting a port town.

Noun[edit]

porteño m (plural porteños, feminine porteña, feminine plural porteñas)

  1. A person native to or inhabiting the port town of Buenos Aires.

Usage notes[edit]

Bonaerense is not synonymous with porteño.

Further reading[edit]