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amiga

[ uh-mee-guh, ah-mee-; Spanish ah-mee-gah ]
/ əˈmi gə, ɑˈmi-; Spanish ɑˈmi gɑ /
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noun, plural a·mi·gas [uh-mee-guhz; Spanish ah-mee-gahs]. /əˈmi gəz; Spanish ɑˈmi gɑs/.

a female friend.

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Origin of amiga

<Spanish; feminine of amigo
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