romero

noun

ro·​me·​ro
rōˈme(ˌ)rō
plural -s

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, literally, pilgrim, alteration of romeo, from Medieval Latin romaeus Byzantine Greek, pilgrim headed for Rome, from Middle Greek rhōmaios, from Greek, Roman, from Rhōmē Rome

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near romero

Cite this Entry

“Romero.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/romero. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!