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Spanish Word of the Day: Tequila

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Tequila

Léxico de origen indígena

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 6/27/2016
Word: Tequila
(te-QUI-la), sustantivo masculino.
English: Tequila
Etymology: De Tequila, municipio del Estado de Jalisco. Del Náhuatl tequillan, lugar de atributos.
Meaning: Bebida hecha a base de una serie de destilados del agave azul.
Topic:Léxico de origen indígena
Example:

El tequila, –bebida tradicional de México–, se ha convertido en más que un símbolo de la mexicanidad.
Revista México Desconocido.

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