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Why is "la Gestapo" feminine?

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2 answers
396 views

What were the old Spanish names for "sábado" and "domingo"?

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3 answers
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Which dialects use "fue matado" in place of "fue muerto"?

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Is "moro" a racist term?

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Do any dialects of Spanish still pronounce "h"?

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1 answer
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Conmigo, contigo, consigo... connusco, convusco?

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1 answer
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Are "grúa" and "grulla" etymologically related?

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Are doubled consonants geminated in Spanish?

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Are there Spanish equivalents for "turtle" and "tortoise"?

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Minced oaths in Spanish

7 votes
3 answers
825 views

Which feminine words end "-o"?

7 votes
1 answer
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¿Alguna vez ha eliminado/cambiado la RAE la definición de una palabra por petición?

7 votes
2 answers
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Why tribu, espíritu, ímpetu, not *tribo, *espírito, *ímpeto?

7 votes
1 answer
457 views

Spanish use of the 'Broken L' (Ꝇ / ꝇ)?

7 votes
2 answers
299 views

Why does "diezmar" have a diphthong, and do similar verbs exist?

6 votes
1 answer
175 views

Allophone preserving orthography in compound words

6 votes
1 answer
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Why are flares known as bengalas in Spanish?

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2 answers
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Word meaning "every two days"?

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2 answers
158 views

Words which palatalise when made feminine?

6 votes
4 answers
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Cuál es la etimología de "tolai"?

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1 answer
4k views

¿Como adquirió la palabra "vaina" el significado "cosa"?

5 votes
1 answer
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What does "ñe" mean?

5 votes
2 answers
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¿Cómo se pluraliza "currículum"?

5 votes
1 answer
803 views

Is "tranquilar(se)" still used to mean "tranquilizar(se)" in any Spanish dialects?

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2 answers
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¿Cuál es el animal con más nombres en castellano?

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3 answers
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Are there any Spanish words with multiple accents?

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1 answer
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Does the vowel combination /ou/ appear in any Spanish words?

4 votes
1 answer
658 views

When did "x" start representing /ks/ in Spanish again?

4 votes
1 answer
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Was "Cuán(to)..." always synonymous with "Qué tan(to)..."?

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1 answer
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Formas reducidas de señor, -ra