Fulanito etymology


Spanish word fulanito comes from Spanish -ito, Spanish fulano

Etymology of fulanito

Detailed word origin of fulanito

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-ito Spanish (es) Forms names of minerals. (chemistry) Forms the name of an salt derived from an acid (similar to -ate in English). Substituted for “o” at the end of masculine words and names to denote a diminutive form.
fulano Spanish (es) (pejorative) friend, buster, pal, buddy (sarcastic form of address used to warn someone). (pejorative) guy, dude. Alternative letter-case form of Fulano, what's-his-name, so-and-so.
fulanito Spanish (es)