Definitions for caciquekəˈsik
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a chief of an Indian clan or tribe in Mexico and the West Indies.
(in Spain and Latin America) a political boss on a local level.
Origin of cacique:
1545–55; < Sp < Taino (Hispaniola)
black-and-red or black-and-yellow orioles of the American tropics
Originally a tribal chief in the Spanish West Indies.
A local political leader in Latin America.
Any of a number of tropical blackbirds from Central America and South America, family Icteridae.
Origin: From or kassequa, both meaning "chieftain"