alabado

noun al·a·ba·do \ˌa-lə-ˈbä-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of alabado

plural

-s

  1. :  a Mexican hymn

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Origin and Etymology of alabado

Mexican Spanish, from Spanish, past participle of alabar to praise, from Late Latin alapari to boast, perhaps from Latin alapa slap on the cheek


First Known Use: 1884


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