[ cham-bree ]

noun,plural Cham·bris [cham-breez], /ˈtʃæm briz/, (especially collectively) Cham·bri for 1.
  1. a member of an Indigenous people of the East Sepik province of Papua New Guinea.

  2. the language of the Chambri.

  1. of or relating to the Chambri, their language, or the region of Papua New Guinea where they have traditionally lived.

Origin of Chambri

First recorded in 1965–70; probably a respelling of Tchambuli

Words Nearby Chambri Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023