Caballero definition

kăbə-lârō, -əl-yârō, käbä-yĕrō
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A Spanish gentleman; a cavalier.
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A Spanish gentleman, cavalier, or knight.
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A man who is skilled in riding and managing horses; a horseman.
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A horseman, particularly in the Latin American context.
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A horseman.
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A lady's escort.
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Origin of caballero

  • Spanish from Late Latin caballārius horse groom from Latin caballus horse

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Spanish caballero

    From Wiktionary