Chibcha

noun
Chib·cha | \ ˈchib-(ˌ)chä \
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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