Caingang

noun Cain·gang \ˈkīnˌgaŋ\

Definition of Caingang

plural

Caingang

or

Caingangs

  1. 1a :  the non-Guarani-Indian peoples of southern Brazil comprising a number of distinct but related groups b :  a member of any such people

  2. 2a :  a language of any Caingang people b :  a language family of the Ge stock comprising the several Caingang languages

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Origin and Etymology of caingang

Portuguese, of American Indian origin


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