Bainoa

noun

Bai·​noa
bīˈnōə
plural Bainoa or Bainoas
1
: an Arawakan people of Haiti and southwestern Santo Domingo
2
: a member of the Bainoa people

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, of American Indian origin

First Known Use

1952, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of Bainoa was in 1952

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“Bainoa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bainoa. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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