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Tupi

[too-pee, too-pee] /tuˈpi, ˈtu pi/
noun, plural Tupis (especially collectively) Tupi for 1.
1.
a member of any of several related Indian peoples living in the valleys of various Brazilian rivers, especially the Amazon.
2.
the language spoken in northern Brazil by the Tupi Indians.
Also, Tupí.
Related forms
Tupian, adjective
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Tupi

/tuːˈpiː/
noun
1.
(pl) -pis, -pi. a member of a South American Indian people of Brazil and Paraguay
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Tupi-Guarani family
Derived Forms
Tupian, adjective
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