Abelam

noun Abel·am \əˈbeləm\

Definition of Abelam

plural

Abelam

or

Abelams

  1. 1 :  a Papuan people in the Sepik district, Territory of New Guinea

  2. 2 :  a member of the Abelam people

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Origin and Etymology of abelam

probably borrowed from Bukiyip (Arapesh language of East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea)


First Known Use: 1941


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