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amigo

[uh-mee-goh, ah-mee-; Spanish ah-mee-gaw] /əˈmi goʊ, ɑˈmi-; Spanish ɑˈmi gɔ/
noun, plural amigos
[uh-mee-gohz; Spanish ah-mee-gaws] /əˈmi goʊz; Spanish ɑˈmi gɔs/ (Show IPA)
1.
a friend, especially a male friend.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism; < Spanish < Latin amīcus
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amigo

/æˈmiːɡəʊ; ə-/
noun (pl) -gos
1.
a friend; comrade
Word Origin
Spanish, from Latin amicus
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Word Origin and History for amigos

amigo

n.

"friend, comrade," often a form of address, 1837, American English (first attested in the phrase adios, Amigo), from Spanish amigo, literally "friend," from Latin amicus "friend," related to amare "to love" (see Amy).

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