cahoona

German translation: Eier (vulgär)

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English term or phrase:cahoona
German translation:Eier (vulgär)

15:42 Jun 1, 2007
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English term or phrase: cahoona
...and it’s seeing who’s got the biggest cahoonas to hang onto it.

Is this just another word for *balls*??

The phrase is taken from a sports documentary.
Frank Thomas
Local time: 11:16
Eier
Explanation:
Cojones is a vulgar Spanish word for testicles, corresponding to "balls" or "bollocks".
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cahoonas
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 11:16
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Eier


Explanation:
Cojones is a vulgar Spanish word for testicles, corresponding to "balls" or "bollocks".
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cahoonas

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 11:16
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agree  Caro Maucher: Cahoonas used in this sense by TimB on http://www.visordown.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-178801.h...
6 mins

agree  BrigitteHilgner: Ob das wirklich die passende Übersetzung ist, hängt natürlich vom Kontext ab, den uns der Frager vorenthält.
33 mins
  -> maybe simply courage/Mut

agree  Nadine Kahn: http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=kahoonas
33 mins
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