Carajá

noun
Ca·​ra·​já | \ ¦karə¦hä \
variants: or less commonly Caraya \ -​¦yä \
plural Carajá or Carajás also Caraya or Carayas

Definition of Carajá

1a : a people or group of peoples of eastern Brazil
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Carajá people constituting a language family

History and Etymology for Carajá

Spanish & Portuguese, from Carajá, literally, great people

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“Carajá.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caraj%C3%A1. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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