Margarita meaning

mär'gə-rē'tə
A cocktail made of tequila, lemon or lime juice, and triple sec, typically served in a salt-rimmed glass.
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A cocktail made with tequila, an orange-flavored liqueur, and lemon or lime juice, often served with salt encrusted on the rim of the glass.
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Island of Venezuela, just off the N coast: 414 sq mi (1,072 sq km)
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A cocktail made with tequila, an orange-flavoured liqueur, and lemon or lime juice, often served with salt encrusted on the rim of the glass.
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A female given name.
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Origin of margarita

  • Perhaps from Spanish margarita daisy (on the model of English magnolia a kind of cocktail popular before the margarita) or from the Spanish name Margarita Margaret both from Latin margarīta pearl from Greek margarītēs margarite
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Borrowed from the Latin and Spanish Margarita (“Margaret").
    From Wiktionary
  • From Spanish.
    From Wiktionary