Definition of Yanomami
plural Yanomami also Yanomamis or Yanomamo or Yanomama
1 : an indigenous people inhabiting the rain forests of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil; also : a member of the Yanomami people
2 : the family of four closely related languages spoken by the Yanomami
Origin of yanomami
Yanomam i̵ (language of the western Yanomami) yanomam i̵, a self-designation
First Known Use: 1967
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