Chibcha

noun
Chib·​cha | \ ˈchib-(ˌ)chä How to pronounce Chibcha (audio) \
plural Chibcha or Chibchas

Definition of Chibcha

1 : a member of an Indian people of central Colombia
2 : the extinct language of the Chibcha people

First Known Use of Chibcha

1814, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Chibcha

Spanish

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“Chibcha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chibcha. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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