The male word for darling in Spanish. To make the word feminine just make the O an A. This word was widely used in it's feminine state in the Meg Cabot Series "The Mediator". It just means Darling, Sweetheart or a word you would call someone you greatly adore. Use the word only for someone you truly love.
Whenever Jesse called Suze Querida it made her heart skip a beat.
Eric is Jeannie's Querido, her dearest one.