Aguaruna

noun

Agua·​ru·​na
ˌä-gwə-ˈrü-nə
plural Aguaruna or Aguarunas
1
a
: an Indian people of Peru
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Jivaroan language of the Aguaruna people

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, of American Indian origin

First Known Use

1859, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of Aguaruna was in 1859

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“Aguaruna.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aguaruna. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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