Meaning of MARIPOSA in English

ˌmarəˈpōsə, -ȯzə noun

or mariposa moonfish

( -s )

Etymology: American Spanish mariposa, from Spanish, butterfly, probably from María Mary (the Virgin Mary) + Spanish posar to alight, from Late Latin pausare to stop, rest — more at pose

: opah

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