Does the word "eggs" ever mean "testicles" in English?

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  • 1 month ago
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    No.  It's funny, because "eggs" in English refer to women's reproductive ovaries.  But the word "eggs" in Spanish (huevos) or in Portuguese (ovos), it refers to a man's testicles.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    No, not really. In Mexican Spanish, just about every word has a sexual meaning. English isn't like that.

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  • Lili
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    1 month ago

    No.

    "Eggs" is used to refer to what women produce from their ovaries, never to testicles, not least because testicles have no egg-like function.

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  • Leda
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    No, in English the word "eggs" never applied to "testicles" in English, at least in England. But the even more inappropriate term of "balls" is very commons.. Let's call it 'metaphoric' language of a kind! 

     

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    No. 

    Slang terms for testicles in English include: chicken tenders, beanbag, stones, nuts, meat clackers, Tom and Harry [as being in the middle of T D and H], the boys, family jewels, snow globes, snapper slappers, wrinklepurse, bojangles, plums, and marbles, among many other creative ones. 

    Most English speakers in the US are familiar with the Spanish terms huevos and cojones.

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  • 1 month ago

    It's not standard in English; no.

    But I know it's used in Russian, and other answers have already shown it's used in German and Spanish.

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  • 1 month ago

    No, it doesn't. However, there is a slang or colloquial expression in German that uses the word 'eggs' to indicate 'testicles'. This is the German expression:

    Ich polierte seine Eier. Its literal meaning is this: I polished his eggs. Its colloquial meaning is this: I kicked him in the testicles.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Not really - that would suggest ovaries rather than testes. Nuts, balls or bollocks.

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  • 1 month ago

    No, that's just in Spanish. English uses balls, nuts, etc. sometimes, people use the Spanish word "cojones", many mispronouncing it "cajones" lol. 

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Not sure 'you can't make an omelet with out breaking a few eggs' 

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