vigía

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese vigia, ultimately from Latin vigilare.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /biˈxia/
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: vi‧gí‧a

Noun[edit]

vigía m (plural vigías)

  1. lookout, watchtower (vantage point with a view of the surrounding area)
  2. (nautical) reef (chain or range of rocks, sand, or coral protruding from the surface of the water)

vigía m, f (plural vigías)

  1. lookout (person on watch for approaching danger, enemy, etc.)

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