Terena

noun Te·re·na \təˈrānə\
variants: less commonly

Tereno

\-(ˌ)nō\

Definition of Terena

plural

Terena

or

Tereno

  1. 1a :  an Arawakan people of southern Mato Grosso, Brazil b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Terena people

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