noun, plural bo·tas [boh-tuh z; Spanish baw-tahs] /ˈboʊ təz; Spanish ˈbɔ tɑs/.
Origin of bota
Examples from the Web for bota
They are taking wine from the bota, the long-spouted leather bottle from which only the Spaniard has the skill to drink.Things seen in Spain|C. Gasquoine Hartley
The bota passed from hand to hand, while the ladies, seated on carpets, were sipping water and smoking their cigarettes.The Smuggler Chief|Gustave Aimard
On getting up in the morning Sancho Panza was grieved to find the contents of his bota decidedly diminished.The Story of Don Quixote|Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
The bota is the retail receptacle, the cuero is the wholesale one.Gatherings From Spain|Richard Ford