endecha

noun en·de·cha \enˈdāchə\

Definition of endecha

plural

-s

  1. :  a short mournful Spanish song usually having four lines of six or seven syllables

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Origin and Etymology of endecha

Spanish, probably from Latin indicta, neuter plural of indictus, past participle of indicere to proclaim, announce, from in + dicere to say — more at diction


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