compañero

noun

com·​pa·​ñe·​ro
ˌkämpənˈye(ˌ)rō
plural -s
chiefly Southwest

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, from obsolete Spanish compaña company (from—assumed—Vulgar Latin compania, from Late Latin companio companion) + -ero -er

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“Compañero.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/compa%C3%B1ero. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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