Chechehet

noun

Che·​che·​het
¦chāchə¦het,
-ech-
plural Chechehet or Chechehets
1
a
: an extinct people of central Argentina
b
: a member of such people
2
: the language of the Chechehet people constituting a linguistic family

called also Het

Word History

Etymology

Spanish chechehet, chechaet, of American Indian origin

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“Chechehet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chechehet. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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