noun quin·ta \ˈkin-tə, ˈkēn-\

Definition of quinta

  1. :  a country villa or estate especially in Portugal or Latin America

Origin and Etymology of quinta

Spanish & Portuguese, quinta, farm rented at one fifth of its income, from Latin, feminine of quintus fifth

First Known Use: 1754

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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of quinta

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