Definitions for huarachewəˈrɑ tʃi, -tʃeɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hua•ra•che*wəˈrɑ tʃi, -tʃeɪ(n.)(pl.)-ches

  1. a Mexican sandal having the upper woven of leather strips.

    Category: Clothing

* (-chēz, -chāz)..

Origin of huarache:

1885–90; < MexSp < Tarascan kwaṛáči

Princeton's WordNet

  1. huarache, huaraches(noun)

    a sandal with flat heels and an upper of woven leather straps


  1. huarache(Noun)

    A Mexican sandal

  2. Origin: From huarache, guarache, from .


  1. Huarache

    Huaraches are a type of Mexican sandal. Huaraches are pre-Columbian in origin, and are made from woven leather. The leather is traditionally hand-woven. The name "Huarache" is derived from the P'urhépecha language term kwarachi. Huarache directly translates into English as sandal.


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