Kechua


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Kech·ua

 (kĕch′wə, -wä′)
n.
Variant of Quechua.
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Kechua

(ˈkɛtʃwə)
n
(Peoples) a variant of Quechua
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Noun1.Kechua - a member of a South American Indian people in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Inca empireKechua - a member of a South American Indian people in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Inca empire
South American Indian - a member of a native Indian group in South America
Incan, Inka, Inca - a member of the Quechuan people living in the Cuzco valley in Peru
2.Kechua - a community of South American Indians in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Incan Empire
3.Kechua - the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
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