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gaucho

Saltos de línea: gau¦cho
Pronunciación: /ˈɡaʊtʃəʊ
 
, ˈɡɔː-/

Definición de gaucho en inglés:

sustantivo (plural gauchos)

A cowboy from the South American pampas: Argentinian gauchos
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The pampas were where the gauchos, nomadic half-Indian herdsmen, roamed and worked.
  • The Overture is based on a poem describing the impressions of a Creole gaucho, a cowboy of sorts, who came to Buenos Aires and saw a production of Gounod's Faust.
  • Uruguay's gauchos (cow-boys) proudly wear the distinctive clothing of their ancestors.

Origen

Latin American Spanish, probably from Araucanian kauču 'friend'.

Words that rhyme with gaucho

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