Tupi


Tu·pi

noun \tü-ˈpē, ˈtü-(ˌ)\
plural Tupi or Tupis also Tupí or Tupís

Definition of TUPI

1
:  tupinamba
2
:  a language family of lowland South America that includes Tupi-Guarani and the speech of a number of other peoples living mainly in Brazil south of the Amazon River
Tu·pi·an \-ən\ adjective or noun

Variants of TUPI

Tu·pi also Tu·pí \tü-ˈpē, ˈtü-(ˌ)\

First Known Use of TUPI

1842

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Tupi–Guarani
Previous Word in the Dictionary: tupelo gum
All Words Near: Tupi

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Tupi? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More