a member of an Indian people of central Chile.
the language of the Araucanians, spoken in central Chile and northern Argentina.
pertaining to the Araucanians or to their language.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for araucanian
Historical Examples of araucanian
The Araucanian pressed his hand, and sat down silently by his side.
The Araucanian rose, went up to the singer, and touched him gently on the shoulder.
But, since they spoke Araucanian, his Spanish served him as little as Hebrew.
The other woman of whom Araucanian history tells us was called Janaqueo.
At the time of the Araucanian invasion he addressed his troops in the most humane terms.
British Dictionary definitions for araucanian
a South American Indian language; thought to be an isolated branch of the Penutian phylum, spoken in Chile and W Argentina
a member of the people who speak this language
of or relating to this people or their language
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