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Arawak

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noun, Ar·a·wak \ˈa-rə-ˌwäk, -ˌwak\

Definition of Arawak

plural Arawak or Arawaks

  1. 1 :  a member of an Indian people of the Arawakan group now living chiefly along the coast of Guyana

  2. 2 :  the language of the Arawak people




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