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Léxico relacionado con las profesiones

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/28/2004
Word: Matarife
(ma-ta-RI-fe) Sustantivo masculino
English: butcher
Etymology: Del latín mactare
Meaning: El que mata las reses, jifero
Topic:Léxico relacionado con las profesiones

matarifes de la calle de la Pescadería”

Manuel Azaña, El jardín de los frailes, pg 123 Ed. El País