AskDefine | Define arroyo

Dictionary Definition

arroyo n : a stream or brook

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English

Etymology

, < Vulgar Latin *arrugium < Latin arrugia ("mineshaft") of uncertain origin.

Noun

  1. A water course; a rivulet.

Spanish

Etymology

Vulgar Latin *arrugium < Latin arrugia ("mineshaft") of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation

/a'roʝo/

Extensive Definition

Arroyo is a Spanish word that may refer to:

People

*José Arroyo, an American comedy writer

Places

;;California

Arroyo Seco

Other

  • Restaurante Arroyo in Mexico City, the world's largest Mexican restaurant
  • "Arroyo", sometimes used as a phonetic descriptor of the call of the Canaan Dog
  • Arroyo, a company recently acquired by Cisco that deals with video solutions
  • Arroyo, a fictional village in the computer game Fallout 2
  • Arroyo, Ariel Alejandro. AFIP´S tax colector from Buenos Aires, Argentina. División Investigación - Dirección Regional Microcentro
arroyo in German: Arroyo
arroyo in Spanish: Arroyo (desambiguación)
arroyo in French: Arroyo
arroyo in Italian: Arroyo
arroyo in Japanese: アロヨ
arroyo in Slovak: Arroyo
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