laguna

laguna

[luh-goo-nuh]
noun
a bay, inlet, or other narrow or shallow body of water (often used in placenames).
Compare lagoon.


Origin:
< Spanish or Italian; see lagoon

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Laguna

[luh-goo-nuh]
noun, plural Lagunas (especially collectively) Laguna for 1.
1.
a Pueblo Indian people of west-central New Mexico.
2.
the Keresan dialect spoken by the Laguna.
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