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Araucanian

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Araucania +‎ -an

Proper nounEdit

Araucanian

  1. (uncommon, offensive) The Mapudungun language.

NounEdit

Araucanian (plural Araucanians)

  1. (offensive) A Mapuche.

AdjectiveEdit

Araucanian (comparative more Araucanian, superlative most Araucanian)

  1. (offensive) Mapuche
  2. (uncommon, offensive) Of or in the Mapudungun or Mapuche language.

Usage notesEdit

  • This term is becoming dated because it is regarded by the Mapuche as offensive; they prefer the term Mapuche.

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