Calinago

noun
Ca·​li·​na·​go | \ ˌkaləˈnä(ˌ)gō \
plural -s

Definition of Calinago

1 : a Carib of the Lesser Antilles
2 : island carib

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History and Etymology for Calinago

Spanish, from Carib karinako, literally, brave men, from kari- (from ka sky, spirit) + -na group + -ko (group plural)

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“Calinago.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Calinago. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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