1. chacarera, a genre of Argentine folk music and folk dance
2. mythical bird whose singing is a lamentation about the suffering of humankind
3. god of the underworld in Quechua, Aymara, and in the mythology of the Inca
4. «La Telesita» is a traditional song, and other songs often reference it, whether in chacarera or other Argentine folk genres. Telesita songs are based on the legend of a Nineteenth Century young woman, Telésfora Castillo. The circumstances of her death in a fire, as well as her great love of dancing created a semi-mythical figure.