Macá

noun
Ma·​cá | \məˈkä\
plural Macá or Macás

Definition of Macá 

1a : a people or group of peoples of the Gran Chaco in Paraguay and Argentina

b : a member of such people or group of peoples

2 : the language of the Macá people

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History and Etymology for Macá

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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