tapatío
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tapatío(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (born in or related to Guadalajara)
a. from Guadalajara
Tengo unos amigos tapatíos a los que conocí en mi viaje a México.I have some friends from Guadalajara who I met on my trip to Mexico.
La jericalla es un postre tradicional tapatío que es parecido al flan.The jericalla is a traditional dessert from Guadalajara that's similar to flan.
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).
2. (person born or living in Guadalajara)
a. person from Guadalajara
Los tapatíos que conozco hablan con un acento muy marcado.The people from Guadalajara I know have a strong accent.
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tapatíoa tapatía (México)
adjective
of/from Guadalajara
native/inhabitant of Guadalajara
los tapatíos the people of Guadalajara
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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