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caballero

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noun, ca·bal·le·ro \ˌka-bə-ˈler-(ˌ)ō, -bə(l)-ˈyer-\

Definition of caballero

plural caballeros

  1. 1 :  knight, cavalier

  2. 2 chiefly Southwest :  horseman



Origin of caballero

Spanish, from Late Latin caballarius hostler — more at cavalier


First Known Use: 1749

Rhymes with caballero


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