Apiaca

noun Api·a·ca \ ¦apēə¦kä , ¦äp- \

Definition of Apiaca

plural Apiaca or Apiacas
1 a : a Cariban people living near the mouth of the Tocantins river, Brazil
b : a member of such people
2 a : a Tupi-Guaranian people living on the Tapajoz river, Mato Grosso, Brazil
b : a member of such people
3 : the language of the Tupi-Guaranian Apiaca people

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Origin and Etymology of apiaca

Portuguese apiacá, of American Indian origin


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