Definition of cachucha
: a lively Andalusian solo dance in triple time done with castanets
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Origin and Etymology of cachucha
Spanish, small boat, cap, cachucha, probably from cacho shard, piece, probably from (assumed) Vulgar Latin cacculus pot, alteration of Latin caccabus, from Greek kakkabos, of Semitic origin; akin to Assyrian kukubu vessel
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