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jaque

jaque

See also: ja que and já que

Old French

Alternative forms

Noun

jaque m (oblique plural jaques, nominative singular jaques, nominative plural jaque)

  1. a type of tight-fitting shirt

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Descendants


Spanish

Etymology

From Arabic شاه (šāh), from Middle Persian 𐭬𐭫𐭪𐭠 (king)

Noun

jaque m (plural jaques)

  1. (chess) check
  2. jeopardy

Derived terms

Verb

jaque

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of jaquir.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of jaquir.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of jaquir.