fogón

noun

fo·​gón
fōˈgōn
plural fogones
-ˈgō(ˌ)nās
: a corner-set fireplace found in Indian and Spanish American architecture in southwestern U.S.

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, hearth, fireplace, probably from Catalan fogó, from foc fire, from Latin focus hearth, fireplace, fire

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“Fogón.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fog%C3%B3n. Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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