Definitions for malaguenaˌmæl əˈgeɪn yə or, often, -ˈgweɪn-

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ma•la•gue•naˌmæl əˈgeɪn yə or, often, -ˈgweɪn-(n.)

  1. a Spanish dance similar to the fandango, originating in Málaga.

Origin of malaguena:

1880–85; < Sp malagueña (fem.) of Málaga


  1. Malagueña

    "Malagueña", is a song by Cuban composer Ernesto Lecuona; written in 1928 it was originally the sixth movement of the Suite Andalucia, to which Lecuona added lyrics in Spanish. The song has since become a popular, jazz, marching band, and drum corps standard and has been provided with lyrics in several languages.


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