Amahuaca

noun Ama·hua·ca \ˌäməˈwäkə, ˌam-\
variants: or

Amawaca

\ˌäməˈwäkə, ˌam-\

Definition of Amahuaca

plural

Amahuaca

or

Amahuacas

or

Amawaca

or

Amawacas

  1. 1a :  a Panoan people of Brazil and Peru b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the Panoan language of the Amahuaca people

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Origin and Etymology of amahuaca

Spanish, of American Indian origin


First Known Use: 1829


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