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chamaco
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el chamaco, la chamaca(
chah
-
mah
-
koh
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(child or youngster)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. kid
Había dos chamacos buscando a su papá en la tienda.There were two kids looking for their dad at the store.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(sweetheart)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
a. boyfriend (masculine)
Paulina ya lleva varios meses con ese chamaco.Paulina has been with that boyfriend for several months now.
b. girlfriend (feminine)
¿Por qué no trajiste a tu chamaca a la fiesta?Why didn't you bring your girlfriend to the party?
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(descendant)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. son (masculine)
Tengo dos chamacos de cinco y tres años.I have two sons aged five and three.
b. daughter (feminine)
A una de mis chamacas le encanta la música.One of my daughters loves music.
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chamaco
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. kid
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chamacoa chamaca
especialmente (México)
1 (niño) kid
2 (novio) boyfriend/girlfriend
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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