Chachapoya

noun Cha·cha·poya \ˌchächəˈpȯiə\

Definition of Chachapoya

plural

Chachapoya

or

Chachapoyas

  1. 1 :  a people of northern Peru whose civilization thrived from about 800 to 1500

  2. 2 :  a member of the Chachapoya people

Chachapoyan

\ˌchächəˈpȯiən\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of chachapoya

Spanish, of American Indian origin


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