Meaning of Mescalero in English:


Pronunciation /ˌmɛskəˈlɛːrəʊ/

nounplural noun Mescalero, plural noun Mescaleros

  • 1A member of an Apache people of New Mexico.

  • 2mass noun The Athabaskan language of the Mescalero.


  • Relating to the Mescalero or their language.


Spanish, literally ‘people of the mescal’, with reference to their traditional use of the mescal plant as part of their staple diet.