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GARELA
Girl from Betanzos

In the 18th century, the word garela was used in A Coruña in reference to any girl from Betanzos, as attested by Fr. Martín Sarmiento. Nowadays, young women from Betanzos are still known as garelas and young men are known as garelos.

 

PUBLISHED: 25/11/2014