[frahy-lair-oh; Spanish frahy-le-raw]
- an armchair of the Renaissance, having a leather seat and a leather back stretched between plain wooden members and having a broad front stretcher.
Origin of frailero
< Spanish: literally, of, belonging to a friar, derivative of fraile friar
Also called friar's chair.
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