Wapisiana

noun
Wa·pi·si·a·na | \wəˌpēsēˈänə\
variants: or Wapishana \ˌwäpēˈshänə \
plural Wapisiana or Wapisianas or Wapishana or Wapishanas

Definition of Wapisiana 

1a : an Arawakan people of southern Surinam and adjacent parts of Brazil

b : a member of such people

2 : the language of the Wapisiana people

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