Cachucha meaning

kə-cho͝ochə
An Andalusian solo dance in 3/4 time, usually accompanied by the playing of castanets.
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An Andalusian dance in 3/4 time, like the bolero.
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Music for this.
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A dance, in triple time and related to the flamenco and fandango, from Andalusia.
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Origin of cachucha

  • Spanish small boat, cachucha possibly from diminutive of cacho shard, saucepan probably from Vulgar Latin cacculus alteration of Latin caccabus pot from Greek kakkabos probably of Semitic origin Akkadian kukkubu a small container

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition