Meaning of compañera

com•pa•ñe•ra

Pronunciation: (kom"pun-yâr'u Sp. kôm"pä-nye'rä), [key]
— pl. -pa•ñe•ras
  1. (in the southwestern U.S.) a female companion; friend.
  2. (in Latin America) a female worker, coworker, or comrade.
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