tifón

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Tifón

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic طُوفَان(ṭūfān), probably of ultimate Sinitic origin, influenced by Ancient Greek Τυφῶν (Tuphôn). More at typhoon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tiˈfon/, [t̪iˈfõn]
  • Rhymes: -on

Noun[edit]

tifón m (plural tifones)

  1. (weather) typhoon, tropical cyclone
  2. waterspout

Related terms[edit]