jibaro

[ hee-vuh-roh; Spanish hee-vah-raw ]
/ ˈhi vəˌroʊ; Spanish ˈhi vɑˌrɔ /

noun, plural ji·ba·ros [hee-vuh-rohz; Spanish hee-vah-raws for 1] /ˈhi vəˌroʊz; Spanish ˈhi vɑˌrɔs for 1/.

an inhabitant of the rural regions of Puerto Rico.
the music of the rural regions of Puerto Rico.

Nearby words

  1. jiayi,
  2. jib,
  3. jib boom,
  4. jib crane,
  5. jib-headed,
  6. jibba,
  7. jibber-jabber,
  8. jibbons,
  9. jibe,
  10. jibouti

Origin of jibaro

From the American Spanish word jíbaro

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