jagua

noun (1)
ja·​gua | \ ˈhägwə \
variants: or less commonly jacua \ -​äkwə \
plural -s

Definition of jagua

 (Entry 1 of 2)

jagua

noun (2)
ja·​gua | \ ", ˈyä- \
plural -s

Definition of jagua (Entry 2 of 2)

: inaja

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History and Etymology for jagua

Noun (1)

Spanish jagua, from Taino šawa

Noun (2)

modification of Spanish yagua

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“Jagua.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jagua. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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