chacha

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Georgian ჭაჭა ‎(č̣ač̣a).

A Georgian woman holding chacha (beverage)

Noun[edit]

chacha ‎(plural chachas)

  1. A traditional clear strong liquor, sometimes called "vine vodka," "grape vodka," or "Georgian vodka."
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

chacha ‎(plural chachas)

  1. (music, Cuba) A type of cylindrical metal rattle, derived from Haitian music and used to play rhythm in certain Cuban genres.

Usage notes[edit]

There is also an unrelated Cuban genre of music called cha-cha.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shorted form of muchacha

Noun[edit]

chacha f ‎(plural chachas)

  1. (pejorative) maid; cleaning lady (female servant or cleaner)

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