Chachalaca meaning
[chah-chuh-lah-kuh; Spanish chah-chah-lah-kah]
Definitions of chachalaca is:
  • noun plural chachalaca
    any of several slender guans of the genus Ortalis, of Central America, Mexico, and southern Texas, having loud, harsh cries.
  • noun chachalaca
    A pheasantlike tree-dwelling bird of the guan family, with a loud harsh call . It is found mainly in the forests of tropical America.
  • noun chachalaca
    Any of several cracid birds, of the genus Ortalis, limited to the Americas, that resemble the guans.