Origin of primeroSpanish primera, feminine of primero, first ; from Classical Latin primarius: see primary
Origin of primeroAlteration of Spanish primera, feminine of primero, first, from Latin prīmārius, principal, from prīmus, first; see Prime .
- An old card game resembling poker.
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