jauría

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Mozarabic hauriya (kind of dance), from Ancient Greek χορεία (khoreía, dance). Doublet of corea. Or, possibly imitative.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xauˈɾia/, [xau̯ˈɾi.a]

Noun[edit]

jauría f (plural jaurías)

  1. pack (of hounds) (a group of hounds or dogs, hunting or kept together)

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • jauría”, in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014
  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN