Goombah (noun) (informal)
Strictly North American. An associate or accomplice, usually a senior gang member.
Origins unknown, possibly a dialect alteration of Italian compare ‘Godfather, friend, accomplice’.
“He’s the goombah, you’ll have to speak to him.”
A pale golden or tan-coloured horse or pony with a white mane and tail, originally bred in the south-western US.
Early 20th century: from Latin American Spanish, from Spanish palomino ‘young pigeon’, from Latin palumbinus ‘resembling a dove’.