plural noun
ar·​rie·​ros | \ -ōz, -ōs \

Definition of arrieros

: Mexican men's fiesta dances that follow two local patterns, one portraying a muleteers' camp and the other including votive flagellation and hymns — compare penitente

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History and Etymology for arrieros

Mexican Spanish (baile de los) arrieros the muleteers' dance

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“Arrieros.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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