a building containing a jai alai court or courts
Origin of frontonSpanish frontón, origin, originally , wall of a handball court, origin, originally , a pediment from Italian frontone, augmentative derived, derivative from fronte, forehead from Classical Latin frons: see front
An arena for jai alai.
Origin of frontonSpanish frontón wall, fronton augmentative of frente forehead, face from Old Spanish fruente from Latin frōns front-
- A two-walled or single-walled court used as a playing area for Basque pelota.