how to pronounce caballero


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caballero is pronounced in four syllables

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meanings of caballero


  1. A horseman, particularly in the Latin American context.
  2. A Spanish gentleman.
  3. A Spanish line dance.


  1. A surname of Spanish origin.

caballero frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word caballero occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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