pejerrey

noun
pej·er·rey | \ˈpāhəˈrā\
plural pejerreyes\-(ˌ)yās \ or pejerreys

Definition of pejerrey 

: any of various silversides of the South American coasts especially : any of several relatively large silversides that resemble mackerel and are important as food

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History and Etymology for pejerrey

Spanish, silversides, from Spanish dialect peje fish (from Latin piscis) + Spanish rey king, from Latin reg-, rex

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