Today's WOTD is: "jabalí" = wild boar
In Spanish, the noun "jabalí"* is a masculine noun of Hispanic Arabic origin which means wild boar.
*NB Please note that the plural is “jabalíes”.
In Spanish, the noun “piara” is used to refer to a herd of wild boar.
Some commonly used expressions containing the words "jabalí" are:
- Estofado de jabalí (wild boar stew);
- Puerco jabalí (wild hog);
Some examples of the use of the word "jabalí" are:
- El estofado de jabalí al vino tinto está riquísimo (wild boar in red wine stew is really nice);
- Un puerco jabalí nos destroza el huerto (a wild hog is destroying our vegetable garden);
Love-Spanish.com loves the word "jabalí" in the YouTube clip: lobos cazan jabali.av
For more on the word "jabalí", visit: Wordreference.com/es/en/ Jabalí
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