Definition of pinga in English:

pinga

Pronunciation /ˈpɪŋɡə/

noun

  • In Brazil: raw white rum distilled from sugar cane.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Geographical Review. From Portuguese pinga, specific use of pinga small amount of liquid, drop, gulp from pingar to drip, dribble, to flow from an unattested post-classical Latin verb *pendicāre.