Papiamento

play
noun Pa·pia·men·to \ˌpä-pyə-ˈmen-(ˌ)tō\
variants: or less commonly

Papiamentu

play \ˌpä-pyə-ˈmen-(ˌ)tü\

Definition of Papiamento

  1. :  a Spanish-based creole language of Netherlands Antilles

Origin and Etymology of papiamento

Spanish, from Papiamento papya talk + -mentu -ment


First Known Use: 1895


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