cachua

noun ca·chua \kəˈchüə, ˈkäch(ˌ)wä\
variants: less commonly

kashua

\kəˈshüə, ˈkäsh(ˌ)wä\ or

kaswa

\ˈkä(ˌ)swä\

Definition of cachua

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a Peruvian dance in rapid unsyncopated 2/4 time

  2. 2 :  the music for a cachua

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Origin and Etymology of cachua

American Spanish cachúa


First Known Use: 1860


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