pericon

noun
pe·ri·con | \¦perə¦kȯn\
plural pericones\-kō(ˌ)nās \

Definition of pericon 

: a group circle dance of the Uruguayan and Argentine pampas with shouting and rugged movements expressive of the gaucho

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History and Etymology for pericon

American Spanish, probably from Spanish, large fan, augmentative of perico parrakeet, large fan, diminutive of the name Pero, alteration of Pedro (Peter)

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