Amanayé

noun Ama·na·yé \¦amənə¦yā\

Definition of Amanayé

plural

Amanayé

or

Amanayés

  1. 1a :  a Tupi-Guaranian people of the state of Maranhão in northeastern Brazil b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Amanayé people

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Origin and Etymology of amanayé

Portuguese, of American Indian origin


First Known Use: 1948


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