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Old January 02, 2010, 05:51 AM
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guajira = campesina
In the sense of a redneck (minus the bigot connotations...)?
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I read this as countrygirl / countrygal / countryfolk.
Redneck is too strong a word.
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Thanks! The "redneck" sense is way too strong for my tastes.....
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Right - "guajiro-a" = "campesino-a".

Also, "guajira" is a Cuban term for a tune/song with the rythym
of "Guantanamera".
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