sargo

[ sahr-goh ]
/ ˈsɑr goʊ /

noun, plural sar·gos. Ichthyology.

a silvery grunt, Anisotremus davidsonii, inhabiting waters off the coasts of California and Mexico, having blackish markings and yellowish fins.

Nearby words

  1. sarge,
  2. sargent,
  3. sargent, john singer,
  4. sargent, sir malcolm,
  5. sargeson,
  6. sargodha,
  7. sargon,
  8. sargon ii,
  9. sargon of akkad,
  10. sari

Origin of sargo

1875–80; < Spanish < Latin sargus a sea fish < Greek sárgos

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