yerba maté

[ yair-buh mah-tey, mat-ey, mah-tey, yur-buh; Spanish yer-bah mah-te ]
/ ˈyɛər bə ˈmɑ teɪ, ˈmæt eɪ, mɑˈteɪ, ˈyɜr bə; Spanish ˈyɛr bɑ mɑˈtɛ /

noun


Nearby words

  1. yeomanry,
  2. yep,
  3. yer,
  4. yerba,
  5. yerba buena,
  6. yerevan,
  7. yerk,
  8. yerkes,
  9. yerkes observatory,
  10. yerkes, charles tyson

Origin of yerba maté

< American Spanish: literally, maté herb

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