Orejón

noun
Ore·jón | \ ¦ȯrə¦hōn \
plural Orejón\" \ or Orejones\-ō(ˌ)nās \

Definition of Orejón 

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 entry 1

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 : a member of any of the Orejón peoples

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History and Etymology for Orejón

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

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