Lepcha

noun
Lep·​cha | \ˈlep-chə \
plural Lepcha or Lepchas

Definition of Lepcha 

1 : a member of a people of Sikkim, India

2 : the Tibeto-Burman language of the Lepcha people

First Known Use of Lepcha

1819, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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