pascola

noun pas·co·la \päˈskōlə\

Definition of pascola

plural

-s

  1. :  a masked fiesta dancer of the Cahita and Yaqui Indians who provides a ceremonial type of burlesquing and clowning through his ritual dances

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Origin and Etymology of pascola

Mexican Spanish, from Yaqui pahko' ola, literally, old man of the fiesta


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