Aymara

noun
Ay·​ma·​ra | \ ˌī-mə-ˈrä How to pronounce Aymara (audio) \
plural Aymara or Aymaras

Definition of Aymara

1 : a member of an Indian people of Bolivia, Peru, and northern Chile
2 : the language of the Aymara people

First Known Use of Aymara

1752, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Aymara

Spanish aymará

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“Aymara.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aymara. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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