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09:59 Apr 25, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: cimarron
Cimarron: la historia de un esclavo

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na +1CimarronCarol Strong
naRunaway: The Story of a SlaveToña Morales-Calkins



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cimarrón2 -rrona m, f
1 (animal) wild animal
2 (AmL) (Hist) (esclavo) runaway, fugitive
3 cimarrón m (CS) (mate) unsweetened maté

    Oxford Spanish Dictionary
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agree  Tecpatl: I even have a 3d sense from the Mexican "Diccionario del hampa" (delinquents´slang): a homosexual.
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Runaway: The Story of a Slave

The slave in question is Estéban Montejo, a man who ran away from slavery and lived a good long life of freedom. He granted interviews in the 1960s, and those interviews became the book.

    Reference: http://www.exodusltd.com/estantes/comentarios/cimarron/cimar...
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