Campa

noun
Cam·pa | \ ˈkämpə \
plural Campa or Campas

Definition of Campa 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1a : an Arawakan people of the upper valley of the Ucayali river in eastern Peru

b : a member of such people

2 : the language of the Campa people

-cam·pa | \ ˈkampə , -ˈaa- , -ˈai- \

Definition of -campa (Entry 2 of 2)

: caterpillar in generic names of insects LasiocampaTaeniocampa

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History and Etymology for Campa

Noun

Spanish, probably of American Indian origin

Noun combining form

New Latin, from Greek kampē; probably akin to Greek kampē bend, turning

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