Guahibo

noun
Gua·​hi·​bo | \ -ē(ˌ)bō\
variants: or less commonly Guahivo \ -​ē(ˌ)vō \
plural Guahibo or Guahibos

Definition of Guahibo

1a : a group of peoples of eastern Colombia and southwestern Venezuela
b : a member of any of such peoples
2 : the language of the Guahibo people

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History and Etymology for Guahibo

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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