Definition of requeté in English:

requeté

(also requete)

noun

  • A member of a Carlist militia that took the Nationalist side during the Spanish Civil War of 1936–9; (hence) this militia itself.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in The Times. From Spanish requeté, of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation

requeté

/rɛkɪˈteɪ/