retablo

noun

re·​ta·​blo
rāˈtä(ˌ)blō
plural -s
1
: a votive offering made in the form of a religious picture typically portraying Christian saints, painted on a panel, and hung in a church or chapel especially in Spain and Mexico
2

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, retable

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“Retablo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retablo. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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