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What does “Bodega” mean?

What does "Bodega" mean?

What does a “Bodega” or “Bodegas” mean?

The slang term “Bodega” is a noun, which is from the spanish word for wine or cella “Bodega”. The term “Bodega” was originated in New York and is used in rap music and hip-hop culture to reference corner marts.

Bodega means a small mart or grocery store that also sells wine or alcohol.

The slang and term “Bodega” has been used by Jay-Z, A$AP Ferg, Future, Ab-Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Nas, Lil Uzi Vert, Dave East, and many more rappers.

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