yanqui

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish. Dated to 1914.[1]

Noun[edit]

yanqui (plural yanquis)

  1. (sometimes derogatory) A citizen of the United States of America, as opposed to a Latin American.

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Yankee.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɟ͡ʝanki/, [ˈɟ͡ʝãŋki]

Noun[edit]

yanqui m, f (plural yanquis)

  1. Yankee (native or inhabitant of the U.S.)

Adjective[edit]

yanqui m, f (plural yanquis)

  1. Yankee

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