Papiamento

play
noun Pa·pia·men·to \ˌpä-pyə-ˈmen-(ˌ)tō\

Definition of Papiamento

  1. :  a Spanish-based creole language of Netherlands Antilles

Variants of papiamento

or less commonly

Papiamentu

play \-(ˌ)tü\

Origin and Etymology of papiamento

Spanish, from Papiamento papya talk + -mentu -ment


First Known Use: 1895


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