Xeres

[ Spanish he-res ]
/ Spanish ˈhɛ rɛs /
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noun

former name of Jerez.
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Xeres

/ (Spanish ˈxerɛθ) /

noun

the former name of Jerez
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Word Origin and History for xeres

Xeres


Andalusian town (modern Jerez) famous for its wine; see sherry. For first letter, see xebec.

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