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A List of Spanish/English Words!

16 Apr , 2015  

Check ‘em out!

alligator = el lagarto = “the lizard”

armada = armada = “armed” fleet of ships

armadillo = armadillo = “little armored one”

barbecue = barbacoa

bonanza = bonanza = “prosperity”

cafeteria = cafetería = “coffee store”

cargo = cargar = “to load”

chocolate = chocolate = “hot water”

coyote = coyote

fiesta = fiesta = “party”

hurricane = huracán

jerky = charqui = “dried flesh”

loco = loco = “crazy, mad”

mesa = mesa = “table”

mosquito = mosquito = “little fly”

patio = patio = “inner courtyard”

plaza = plaza = “public square”

poncho = poncho = “woollen fabric”

potato = patata

ranch = rancho = “very small rural community”

rodeo = rodeo

salsa = salsa = sauce

stampede = estampida

tornado = tronada = “thunderstorm”

tortilla = tortilla – “little cake”. Cheers to Your Dictionary!



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