guana

Definition of guana

 (Entry 1 of 3)

variant of

guana

noun (1)
gua·​na | \ ˈgwänə \
plural -s

Definition of guana (Entry 2 of 3)

Guaná

noun
Gua·​ná | \ gwəˈnä \
plural Guaná or Guanás

Definition of Guaná (Entry 3 of 3)

1a : an Arawakan people or group of peoples of Mato Grosso, Brazil, and the Chaco region of Paraguay
b : a member of any of such peoples
2 : the language of the Guaná people

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History and Etymology for guana

Noun (1)

American Spanish (Cuba)

Noun

Spanish, of American Indian origin

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“Guana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guana. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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