Leonese

noun Le·o·nese \ ¦lāə¦nēz , ¦lēə- , -ēs \

Definition of Leonese

plural Leonese
1 :a native of León
2 :the Spanish dialect spoken in León

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Origin and Etymology of leonese

Spanish leonés, from León, region and ancient kingdom of Spain + Spanish -és (adjective & noun suffix), from (assumed) Vulgar Latin -esis


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