ciénaga

noun cié·na·ga
variants: or cienega \ˈsyānəgə, ˈsyen- ˈsin-, -ˌgä\

Definition of ciénaga

plural -s
Southwest
: swamp, marsh; especially : one formed by hillside springs

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Origin and Etymology of ciénaga

Spanish ciénaga, from cieno mud, slime, from Latin caenum dirt, filth


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