cachucha

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cachucha.

Noun[edit]

cachucha (plural cachuchas)

  1. A dance, in triple time and related to the flamenco and fandango, from Andalusia
  2. A kind of sweet pepper grown in the Caribbean.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cacho (head; bowl) +‎ -ucha.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈt͡ʃut͡ʃa̝/

Noun[edit]

cachucha f (plural cachuchas)

  1. (cooking) cured pork head, locally considered a delicacy
    Synonyms: cachaza, cacheira, cachola
  2. cap
    Synonym: pucha

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈt͡ʃut͡ʃa/, [kaˈt͡ʃu.t͡ʃa]
  • Hyphenation: ca‧chu‧cha

Noun[edit]

cachucha f (plural cachuchas)

  1. cachucha
  2. (Latin America) hat, cap
  3. (vulgar, Argentina) vulva; vagina

Descendants[edit]

  • Western Juxtlahuaca Mixtec: kachúcha

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