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Spanish Word of the Day: Chípil

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Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/8/2011
Word: Chípil
(CHÍ-pil), adjetivo.
English: Jealous, ill
Etymology: Del náhuatl tzipitl
Meaning: (De un niño) que padece malestar por hallarse embarazada la mujer que lo cría, o por la dentición.

Mi hijo está muy chipil pues piensa que con la llegada de su nuevo hermanito ya no lo vamos a querer.