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riˈoʊ hɑri·o·ja

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Riojanoun

    dry red table wine from the Rioja region of northern Spain


  1. Riojanoun

    the wine (mostly red) of that region

  2. Riojanoun

    the region, La Rioja in northern Spain


  1. rioja

    Rioja is a type of wine produced in the La Rioja region of Spain, though the term can also refer to the region itself. It is primarily a red wine, often aged in oak barrels, but the region also produces white and rose wines. The wines from Rioja are known for their vibrant flavor and exceptional quality, and the region has a protected designation of origin status.


  1. Rioja

    Rioja is a wine region, with Denominación de Origen Calificada named after La Rioja, in Spain. Rioja is made from grapes grown not only in the Autonomous Community of La Rioja, but also in parts of Navarre and the Basque province of Álava. Rioja is further subdivided into three zones: Rioja Alta, Rioja Baja and Rioja Alavesa. Many wines have traditionally blended fruit from all three regions though there is a slow growth in single-zone wines.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Rioja

    a province of W. Argentina, embraces some of the most fruitful valleys of the Andes which grow cereals, vines, cotton, &c.; some mining in copper, silver, and gold is done. The capital, Rioja (6), is prettily planted in a vine and orange district at the base of the Sierra Velasco 350 m. NW. of Cordoba.

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  1. RIOJA

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rioja is ranked #91981 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Rioja surname appeared 200 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Rioja.

    79.5% or 159 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    11.5% or 23 total occurrences were White.
    8% or 16 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rioja in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rioja in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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