Canoeiro

noun, often attributive Ca·no·ei·ro \ˌkanəˈwā(ˌ)rō\

Definition of Canoeiro

plural

-s

  1. 1a :  a Tupi-Guaranian Indian people of the central part of the state of Goiaz, Brazil b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Canoeiro people

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Origin and Etymology of canoeiro

Portuguese, literally, canoeman, from canoa canoe (from Spanish) + -eiro -er


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