noun chue·ta \ˈchwātə\

Definition of chueta



  1. 1 in the Balearic islands :  a descendant of a Christianized Jew

  2. 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 — more at jew

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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