Querandí

noun Que·ran·dí \ˌkārənˈdē\
variants: or

Querendí

less commonly

Querendy

\ˌkārənˈdē\

Definition of Querandí

plural

Querandí

or

Querandís

or

Querendí

or

Querendís

  1. 1 :  a people of uncertain linguistic affiliation on the right bank of the lower Plata and Paraná rivers

  2. 2 :  a member of the Querandí people

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Origin and Etymology of querandí

Spanish querandí, querendí, from Guarani, from quira grease + -ndi, suffix denoting possession


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