paco
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paco
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el paco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We raise pacos on our farm in the mountains.Criamos pacos en nuestra granja en la montaña.
b. la alpaca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We use the pacos for their wool and their milk.Las alpacas nos dan lana y leche.
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Paco
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Paco(
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (nickname for Francisco)
a. Paco
¿Ya conoces a Paco?Do you already know Paco?
paco
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (animal)
a. alpaca
Vimos un letrero en Chile que decía "Cruce de pacos".We saw a sign in Chile that read "Alpaca crossing."
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
An offensive word or phrase used to degrade a person or group of people based on race, gender, sexual preference, etc. (e.g. ghetto).
(pejorative)
(police officer)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
a. cop
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Corran! ¡Vienen los pacos!Run! The cops are coming!
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paco
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. cop
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paco
(Mil) sniper; sharpshooter
paco
(Latinoamérica) cop (muy_familiar); policeman
paco
adjective
(And) (S. Cone) (rojizo) reddish
(And) (S. Cone) (mamífero) alpaca
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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