Wapisiana

noun Wa·pi·si·a·na \wəˌpēsēˈänə\
variants: or

Wapishana

\ˌwäpēˈshänə\

Definition of Wapisiana

plural

Wapisiana

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Wapisianas

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Wapishana

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Wapishanas

  1. 1a :  an Arawakan people of southern Surinam and adjacent parts of Brazil b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Wapisiana people

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