Chaima

noun
Chai·​ma
variants: or Chayma \ ˈchīmə \
plural Chaima or Chaimas or Chayma or Chaymas

Definition of Chaima

1a : a Cariban people of the coast of Venezuela
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Chaima people

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History and Etymology for Chaima

Spanish chaima, of American Indian origin

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“Chaima.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chaima. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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