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variants or gibaro
plural -s
: a Puerto Rican small farmer, rural worker, or laborer especially of mountainous regions


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variant of jivaro

Word History



American Spanish jíbaro, gíbaro, probably from jíbaro Jivaro

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“Jibaro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jibaro. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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