Gender Feminine
Usage Spanish
Pronounced Pron. JYIE-tha(European Spanish)
YIE-tha(European Spanish)
JYIE-sa(Latin American Spanish)
YIE-sa(Latin American Spanish)

Meaning & History

From the name of a town in the Canary Islands, Spain. It was used by the novelist Alberto Vázquez-Figueroa for the main character in his Ocean trilogy of books (beginning 1984).

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Entry updated November 16, 2019