Definition of Jiripoya
- An abusive adjective that is used mainly in Spain to qualify a person as stupid or stupid. For example: Your boyfriend acted like a gyripoya at dinner.
- By origin and connotation this word is used in some contexts to refer to the penis or penis directly.
SYNONYMS FOR JIRIPOYA
ORIGIN OF JIRIPOYA
Jiripoya is a profanity commonly used in Spain instead of asshole and which refers to insult. Exactly, it is used to qualify a person as dumb or stupid. The origin of this word is linked to the Caló language, a language used by gypsies especially in Spain.
Jill in caló is silly, stupid or clumsy and a cock that in Spain is synonymous with a virile member. This is why, from the etymology of this word, a person can be interpreted as “dumb as a cock“. However, by its use it is simply interpreted as someone stupid or moronic.
CURIOSITIES OF JIRIPOYA
- On the YouTube platform you can find different videos related to the term jiripoya in which it is clearly denoted that it is someone considered a fool.
- The word jiripoya can be found written in different ways, some of them are giripoya, giripolla, jiripolla or, the most used, gili#olla.