Definition of robalo in English:

robalo

noun

US
  • Any of several snooks (genus Centropomus, family Centropomidae) occurring in the Gulf of Mexico; especially the common C. undecimalis, a large edible game fish often found in brackish water.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Bulletin of the United States National Museum. From Spanish róbalo, probably a variant of an unattested Spanish parallel (from lobo + -arro, augmentative suffix) of Catalan llobarro sea bass.

Pronunciation

robalo

/rəˈbɑːləʊ/