Amuesha

noun Amue·sha \ämˈwāshə\

Definition of Amuesha

plural

Amuesha

or

Amueshas

  1. 1a :  a people of central Peru b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  a language of the Amuesha people of uncertain but perhaps Arawakan affinity

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Origin and Etymology of amuesha

borrowed from American Spanish of American Indian origin


First Known Use: 1893


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