sevillana

noun

se·​vi·​lla·​na
ˌsāvē(l)ˈyänə
plural -s
: seguidilla
especially : the seguidilla as danced or played in Seville
often used in plural
all women of Sevilla … dance the sevillanas, a graceful dance Luis Marden

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, from feminine of sevillano of Seville

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“Sevillana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sevillana. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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