See also: chałupa, Chalupa, and Chałupa

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Mexican Spanish chalupa. Doublet of shallop.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chalupa (plural chalupas)

  1. A shallop from Xochimilco.
  2. A specialty food of south-central Mexico, consisting of a bowl-shaped fried tortilla stuffed with chopped meat, lettuce, cheese, etc.

CzechEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Polish chałupa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chalupa f

  1. cottage; rural house

Further readingEdit


PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

chalupa f (plural chalupas)

  1. (nautical) sloop (single-masted sailboat)

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French chaloupe, possibly from Dutch sloep.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

chalupa f (plural chalupas)

  1. (nautical) shallop, sloop, launch (a kind of longboat)
  2. (Mexico) two-man canoe
  3. (Mexico) a chalupa (bowl-shaped fried tortilla stuffed with chopped meat, lettuce, cheese, etc.)
  4. (Mexico, slang) fat girl

DescendantsEdit

  • English: chalupa

Further readingEdit