Machiguenga

noun
Ma·​chi·​guen·​ga | \ ˌmächəˈgeŋgə \
plural Machiguenga or Machiguengas

Definition of Machiguenga

1a : an Arawakan people of southern Peru
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Machiguenga people

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History and Etymology for Machiguenga

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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“Machiguenga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Machiguenga. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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