Carib

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noun Car·ib \ˈka-rəb\

Definition of Carib

  1. 1 :  a member of an Indian people of northern South America and the Lesser Antilles

  2. 2 :  the language of the Caribs

Origin and Etymology of carib

New Latin Caribes (plural), from Spanish Caribe, of Cariban origin — more at cannibal


First Known Use: 1555


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