What Does "chiquita" Mean in English?
Chiquita can only be said to someone or something female. The masculine version of chiquita is chiquito.
Terms of Endearment
When used as a term of endearment, chiquita can have different meanings depending on the context.
- If your significant other or someone who's coming on to you calls you chiquita, it can mean baby, cutie, honey, doll, or any other number of pet names.
- Chiquita can also be used as a term of endearment in a non-romantic way, and can be translated as little one, little girl, little lady, sweetie, honey, etc.
- If someone or something is physically small, people may also refer to them as chiquita. It's a common nickname meaning shorty, little girl, little lady, or small fry.
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