Pampero meaning

păm-pârō, päm-
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A strong cold southwest wind that blows across the Pampas.
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A strong, cold wind that blows from the Andes across the South American Pampas.
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A violent wind from the west or southwest, which sweeps over the pampas of South America and the adjacent seas, often doing great damage.

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A member of a Native American tribe inhabiting the pampas of South America.
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Origin of pampero

  • American Spanish from pampa pampa pampa

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

  • Spanish, from pampa a plain.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Wiktionary