Fuegian

Fuegian
Fuegian [fyo͞o ē′jē ən, fwā′jē ən]
adj.
of Tierra del Fuego or its people or culture
n.
a member of a South American Indian people living in Tierra del Fuego

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  • Fuegian — /fyooh ee jee euhn, fway jee /, adj. 1. of or belonging to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego. [1815 25; (TIERRA DEL) FUEG(O) + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

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