Calchaqui

noun Cal·cha·qui \ ¦kalchə¦kē \

Definition of Calchaqui

plural Calchaqui or Calchaquis
1 a :an ancient Indian people of northwest Argentina and northern Chile called also Diaguita
b :a member of such people
2 :the language of the Calchaqui of unknown affinity

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Origin and Etymology of calchaqui

Spanish calchaquí, from Calchaquí valley in Argentina


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