Meaning of Chaparrita: A nickname for someone who is short in stature, often used affectionately to describe someone petite and charming.

Literal Meaning of Chaparrita: Literally, Chaparrita is a Spanish term meaning “shorty” or “little one,” often used endearingly.

Popularity: Moderate.

Origin: Spanish.


Carlos: Have you noticed how Elena is always the smallest in the group but full of energy?

Maria: That’s why we call her Chaparrita. She may be petite, but she’s got a big personality.

Carlos: It’s a sweet nickname for her. She’s small but mighty.

Related Nicknames: Small stuff, Little Girl, Shorty, Pequeña, Tiny.