Karenni

noun
Ka·​ren·​ni | \kəˈrenē\
plural Karenni or Karennis

Definition of Karenni 

1 : one of several Karen peoples of eastern Burma the women of which elongate their necks by heavy coils of brass that thrust the head away from the body

2 : a member of a Karenni people

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