tiahuanacan

Tiahuanaco

[tee-uh-wuh-nah-koh]
adjective
of or pertaining to a pre-Incan culture existing c300 b.c.–a.d. c900, chiefly in Peru and Bolivia, characterized by the use of megalithic masonry carved with geometric and animal designs, stone statues, polychrome pottery, and bronze artifacts.
Also, Tiahuanacu [tee-uh-wuh-nah-koo] .

Tiahuanacan, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To tiahuanacan
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: tiaa
Next Definition: tiahuanaco
Words Near: tiahuanacan
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for tiahuanacan
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing tiahuanacan
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature