Agua·​ru·​na | \ ˌä-gwə-ˈrü-nə \
plural Aguaruna or Aguarunas

Definition of Aguaruna

1a : an Indian people of Peru
b : a member of such people
2 : the Jivaroan language of the Aguaruna people

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First Known Use of Aguaruna

1859, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Aguaruna

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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“Aguaruna.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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