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guajiro
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el guajiro, la guajira(
gwah
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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)
(farmer)
Regionalism used in Cuba
(Cuba)
a. peasant
Los guajiros están preparando la tierra para plantar caña de azúcar.The peasants are preparing the land to plant sugar cane.
Los guajiros ordeñaron las vacas.The peasants milked the cows.
2. (person from La Guajira)
a. native of Guajira
Alejandra se mudó a Medellín con un guajiro.Alejandra moved with a native of Guajira to Medellin.
b. inhabitant of Guajira
La colombiana que conocí es una guajira.The Colombian woman I met was an inhabitant of Guajira.
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guajiro
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 Cuba
(Cuba)
a. peasant
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guajiroa guajira
1 (Cuba) (white) peasant
2 (Col) (Ven) native/inhabitant of the Guajira region
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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