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lobo

[loh-boh] /ˈloʊ boʊ/
noun, plural lobos.
1.
the gray or timber wolf of the western U.S.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Spanish < Latin lupus wolf
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lobo

/ˈləʊbəʊ/
noun (pl) -bos
1.
(Western US) another name for timber wolf
Word Origin
Spanish, from Latin lupus wolf
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Word Origin and History for lobo
n.

wolf of the U.S. southwest, 1859, from Spanish lobo, from Latin lupus (see wolf).

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