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the difference between a gaucho and a cowboy is that gaucho is a tribe and cowboy is part of a western economy and they wear boots and have a blade connected to their ankle and their boots.

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Q: What is the difference between gauchos and American cowboys?
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What were the similarities between the American cowboys and the gauchos of Argentina?

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Where are gauchos found?

Gauchos (cowboys): on the South American pampas. Gauchos (calf-length pants with flared legs): maybe in vintage clothing stores.Gauchos (ladies' western style shoes or boots): in many department stores.

What are gauchos?

Gauchos are the cowboys of the Argentine and Uruguayan pampas (grasslands). Gauchos are also a style of clothing reminiscent of the gauchos which can include the style of a hat, a vest, pants, or boots.

Should the word gauchos be capitalized?

The word gauchos is Spanish for cowboys. If you are using it in that sense - "Los gauchos cabalgaban los caballos", or "The cowboys rode the horses" - then no, it does not need to be capitalized.However, Gauchos can also be used to describe a specific group of people from the South American region. In this case, it should be capitalized, just as Southerners is capitalized when speaking of people living in the Southern United States.

What is the name by which south America cowboys are known?

Gauchos - Cowboys (Patagonia) Vaqueros - Cowboys (Western US & Mexico)

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