Charrua

noun
Char·​rua | \ chəˈrüə \
plural Charrua or Charruas

Definition of Charrua

1a : an extinct Indian people of Uruguay and adjacent parts of Argentina and Brazil
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Charrua people

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History and Etymology for Charrua

Spanish charrúa; of American Indian origin

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“Charrua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Charrua. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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