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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “quico” when used in contexts like that shown in 2).
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (nickname for Francisco)
a. Kiko
Kiko trabaja en Madrid desde hace dos años.Kiko works in Madrid two years ago.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Spain
a. salted, toasted maize snack
Si sigues comiendo tantos kikos luego te dolerá el estómago.If you keep eating salted, toasted maize snacks you will have a stomachache later.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. toasted, salted maize kernels
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snack of salted, toasted maize
¡Eh Jorgito...! ¿Cómo van esos mojitos? ¡date prisa tío!!! ¿Quién me ha cogido mis [kikos?]
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