calaca
calaca(
kah
-
lah
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kah
)
feminine noun
1. (in folklore) (Honduras) (Mexico) 
a. skeleton 
El altar estaba decorado con calacas cerámicas.The altar was decorated with ceramic skeletons.
Las niñas se disfrazaron como calacas para el Día de Muertos.The girls dressed up as skeletons for the Day of the Dead.
2. (in folklore) (Mexico) 
a. skull 
Decoraron el santuario con calacas para el Día de Muertos.They decorated the shrine with skulls for the Day of the Dead.
Phrases with "calaca"
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La calaca alegre
La calaca alegre
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