Lepcha

noun
Lep·​cha | \ ˈlep-chə How to pronounce Lepcha (audio) \
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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“Lepcha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lepcha. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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