Orejón

noun Ore·jón \¦ȯrə¦hōn\

Definition of Orejón

plural

Orejón

\"\ or

Orejones

\-ō(ˌ)nās\
  1. 1 :  any of various North American or South American Indian peoples known to distend the earlobes with metal or wooden disks or ornaments: such as a :  coto b :  chané c :  a Witotoan people of southern Colombia and eastern Ecuador d :  a Coahuiltec people of Texas e :  any of several peoples of the northwest coast of the U.S.

  2. 2 :  a member of any of the Orejón peoples

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Origin and Etymology of orejón

Spanish, literally, big ear, augmentative of oreja ear, from Latin auricula external ear


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