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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The language spoken by the Incas; A member of a South American Indian people in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Inca empire.

Usage examples (23)
  • The Incas - The Incas, or sometimes known as the Quechua, living from A.D.
  • Even if we put aside the ancient Quechua, which is mostly spoken in the rural Andes, it still may be challenging to find a
  • He was speaking Quechua, which is a language native to inhabitants of the mountains of Peru, thousands of miles south of Kentucky.
  • Today we started with a walking tour of Qosqo (as its known in Quechua, meaning naval of the earth). for more
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