camisado

noun
cam·​i·​sa·​do | \ˌka-mə-ˈsā-(ˌ)dō, -ˈsä- \
plural camisadoes

Definition of camisado 

archaic

: an attack by night

First Known Use of camisado

1548, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for camisado

probably from obsolete Spanish camisada

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