Apiaca

noun
Api·a·ca | \ ¦apēə¦kä , ¦äp- \
plural Apiaca or Apiacas

Definition of Apiaca 

1a : a Cariban people living near the mouth of the Tocantins river, Brazil

b : a member of such people

2a : a Tupi-Guaranian people living on the Tapajoz river, Mato Grosso, Brazil

b : a member of such people

3 : the language of the Tupi-Guaranian Apiaca people

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First Known Use of Apiaca

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for Apiaca

Portuguese apiacá, of American Indian origin

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