red·​o·​wa | \ˈredəwə, -dəvə\
plural -s

Definition of redowa 

: either of two popular Bohemian ballroom dances of the 19th century:

a : a dance in triple time resembling a waltz

b : a dance in ²/₄ time resembling a polka

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History and Etymology for redowa

French & German; French rédowa, from German redowa, from Czech rejdovák, from rejdovati to steer around, drive, whirl around

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