gitano

noun gi·ta·no \ hēˈtä(ˌ)nō \

Definition of gitano

plural -s
: a Spanish male gypsy

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Origin and Etymology of gitano

Spanish, probably modification of (assumed) Medieval Latin aegyptanus, from Latin Aegyptus Egypt, country in northeastern Africa formerly reputed to be the homeland of the gypsies (from Greek Aigyptos) + -anus -an


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