Goajiro

noun

Go·​a·​ji·​ro
ˌgōəˈhi(ˌ)rō
plural Goajiro or Goajiros
1
a
: an Arawakan people of the peninsular region northwest of Lake Maracaibo
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Arawakan language of the Goajiro people

Word History

Etymology

Spanish guajiro, goajiro, of American Indian origin

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“Goajiro.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Goajiro. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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