[ uh-mee-goh, ah-mee-; Spanish ah-mee-gaw ]
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noun,plural a·mi·gos [uh-mee-gohz; Spanish ah-mee-gaws]. /əˈmi goʊz; Spanish ɑˈmi gɔs/.
  1. a friend, especially a male friend.

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Origin of amigo

1830–40, Americanism;<Spanish <Latin amīcus

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British Dictionary definitions for amigo


/ (æˈmiːɡəʊ, ə-) /

nounplural -gos
  1. a friend; comrade

Origin of amigo

Spanish, from Latin amicus

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