Paressí

noun
Pa·​res·​sí | \ ¦parə¦sē \
plural Paressí or Paressís

Definition of Paressí

1a : a group of Arawakan peoples of central Brazil
b : a member of any such people
2 : the language of the Paressí peoples

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History and Etymology for Paressí

Portuguese, of American Indian origin

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“Paressí.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Paress%C3%AD. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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