comanchero

noun

co·​man·​che·​ro
kəˌma(a)nˈche(ˌ)rō,
ˌkōˌ-
plural -s
often capitalized
: a trader with the American Indians of the southwest during the unsettled period of the 19th century

Word History

Etymology

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 25 May. 2024.

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