Alaguilac

noun

Al·​a·​gui·​lac
ˌa-lə-gwē-ˈläk
plural Alaguilac or Alaguilacs
1
a
: a Nahuatlan people in eastern Guatemala
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Uto-Aztecan language of the Alaguilac people

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, of American Indian origin

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of Alaguilac was in 1823

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“Alaguilac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alaguilac. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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