Chiriguano

noun
Chir·​i·​gua·​no | \ ˌchirə̇ˈgwä(ˌ)nō \
plural Chiriguano or Chiriguanos

Definition of Chiriguano

1a : a Guaranian people inhabiting the slopes of the Bolivian cordillera and including the Guarayú, Pauserna, and Siriono
b : a member of the Chiriguano people
2 : the language of the Chiriguano people

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History and Etymology for Chiriguano

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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“Chiriguano.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chiriguano. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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