comanchero

noun, often capitalized
co·​man·​che·​ro | \ kəˌma(a)nˈche(ˌ)rō, ˌkōˌ- \
plural -s

Definition of comanchero

: a trader with the American Indians of the southwest during the unsettled period of the 19th century

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History and Etymology for comanchero

Mexican Spanish, from Spanish comanche + -ero -er

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“Comanchero.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/comanchero. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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