rejon

noun
re·​jon | \ rāˈhōn \
plural -s

Definition of rejon

: a short barbed spear used by the rejoneador in bullfighting

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History and Etymology for rejon

Spanish rejón, from rejo iron nail, sharp point, from reja plowshare, from Latin regula iron bar, straight piece of wood, ruler

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“Rejon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rejon. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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