po|sa|da


po|sa|da
po|sa|da «poh SAH duh; Spanish poh SAHTH ah», noun.
1. an inn.
2. a religious ceremony held in many Mexican homes on the nine nights before Christmas.
[< Spanish posada < posar to lodge < Latin pausāre; see etym. under pose1 (Cf.pose)]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.