Bo·​ro·​ro | \ ¦bōrə¦rō \
plural Bororo or Bororos

Definition of Bororo

1a : a people of southern Brazil
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Bororo people constituting the Bororoan language family of the Borotuke stock

called also Coroado

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Other Words from Bororo

Bororoan \ -​ən \ adjective

History and Etymology for Bororo

Portuguese Bororó, of American Indian origin

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“Bororo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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