ahijadero

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I found this word used in a sentence and don't know what it means

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updated JUL 9, 2008
posted by Connie-Torres-Wier

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Thank you so much, I really appreciate it

updated JUL 9, 2008
posted by Connie-Torres-Wier
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The verb "ahijar" comes from a+hijo (son), and it means to adopt, to mother (lit. to make someone your son).
"Ahijadero" is formed from this verb and the suffix -ero, which refers to a place where something happens. The word refers to a pasture where sheep can be raised (and also mothered).

updated JUL 9, 2008
posted by lazarus1907