Spanish Loanwords | Q

Letter Q: Displaying 1 - 6 of 6

to complain, to make a legal complaint

quarrel
(a loanword from Spanish)

cheese
(a loanword from Spanish)

Orthographic Variants: 
quinse

fifteen
(a loanword from Spanish) (see attestations)

Orthographic Variants: 
quinietus

five hundred, 500
(a loanword from Spanish)

Nahuatl form of cristiano, usually meaning not a Christian as such but a person of European extraction, a Spaniard
(a loanword from Spanish)

James Lockhart, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts (Stanford: Stanford University Press and UCLA Latin American Studies, 2001), 232.