Definition of chueta
1 in the Balearic islands : a descendant of a Christianized Jew
2 [American Spanish, from Spanish] in Puerto Rico : a descendant of the Majorcan Jews
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Origin and Etymology of chueta
Spanish, from Catalan juéuet, diminutive of jueu Jew, from Latin Judaeus
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