talón

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tālōnem, accusative singular of *tālō, augmentative of tālus (ankle; heel). Compare Medieval Latin tālō. Cognate with English talon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /taˈlon/, [t̪aˈlõn]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun[edit]

talón m (plural talones)

  1. (anatomy) heel
  2. heel (shoe)
  3. check

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