What does the word guantanamera mean?
Que quere desidir la palabra "guantanamera"?
Guantanamera is the name given to Celia Cruz, the Queen of Salsa. In the '40's she did a song called "Guantanamera", and it's been her name ever since. She's from Cuba, lived and died in Miami (Miami = Mi Ami, My Love). So now when you hear someone refer to the Guantanamera, you'll know who they are talking about! (but it is also any girl from guantanamo)
The Girl from Ipanema was just some girl Antonio Carlos Jabim saw on a beach.
Que quiere decir la palabra "Guantanamera"?
"Guantanamera" means the "girl from Guantánamo"