What does bodega mean?

bodega meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1848, from Mexican Spanish, from Spanish bodega "a wine shop; basement," from Latin apotheca, from Greek apotheke "depot, shop" (see apothecary). Similar word as boutique.

bodega meaning in General Dictionary

a small Hispanic shop attempting to sell wine and food

bodega - Spanish to English

wine basement

bodega - German to English


Sentence Examples with the word bodega

However, the Russians came in 1805, and in 1812 founded on Bodega Bay a post they held till 1841, whence they traded and hunted (even in San Francisco Bay) for furs.

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