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dago Line breaks: dago
Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪɡəʊ/

Definition of dago in English:

noun (plural dagos or dagoes)

informal , offensive
A Spanish, Portuguese, or Italian-speaking person.

Origin

Mid 19th century: from the Spanish given name Diego (equivalent to James).

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