Tapuya

noun
Ta·​pu·​ya | \ təˈpüyə \
plural Tapuya or Tapuyas

Definition of Tapuya

: a non-Tupi Amerind people of southern or central Brazil

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History and Etymology for Tapuya

Portuguese, from Tupi, savage, Tapuya

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“Tapuya.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tapuya. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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