[ wuh-pahng-goh, -pang-; Spanish wah-pahng-gaw ]
/ wəˈpɑŋ goʊ, -ˈpæŋ-; Spanish wɑˈpɑŋ gɔ /
noun, plural hua·pan·gos [wuh-pahng-gohz, -pang-; Spanish wah-pahng-gaws] /wəˈpɑŋ goʊz, -ˈpæŋ-; Spanish wɑˈpɑŋ gɔs/.
a fast, rhythmic dance of Mexico, performed by couples.
- huang he,
- huang hua,
- huang ti,
Origin of huapango
< Mexican Spanish, after Huapango, town near Veracruz, Mexico, where this type of dance originated
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