tahúr

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish tafur, from Arabic تَكْفُور (takfūr, Armenian king), from Middle Armenian թագւոր (tʿagwor, king), from Old Armenian թագաւոր (tʿagawor, king), from Parthian *tag(a)-bar (king, literally crown bearing), the first part goes back to Proto-Indo-European *teg-, the second part goes back to Proto-Indo-European *bʰer-. Cognate with Galician tafur, Portuguese taful and Turkish tekfur.

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Noun[edit]

tahúr m (plural tahúres)

  1. gambler
  2. cardshark