Guanche

noun
Guan·​che | \ ˈgwän(ˌ)chā \
plural Guanches also Guanche

Definition of Guanche

: one of a native people who formerly inhabited the Canary islands and who bore a superficial skeletal resemblance to the Cro-Magnon type — see hamite

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“Guanche.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Guanche. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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