taverna

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noun ta·ver·na \tä-ˈver-nə\

Definition of taverna

  1. :  a café in Greece

Origin and Etymology of taverna

Modern Greek taberna, probably from Late Greek, drinking establishment, from Latin, hut, shop


First Known Use: 1914


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