Fuegian

[ fyoo-ee-jee-uhn, fwey-jee- ]
/ fyuˈi dʒi ən, ˈfweɪ dʒi- /

adjective

of or belonging to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians.

noun

a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego.

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Origin of Fuegian

First recorded in 1815–25; (Tierra del) Fueg(o) + -ian
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British Dictionary definitions for Fuegian

Fuegian
/ (fjuːˈiːdʒɪən, ˈfweɪdʒ-) /

adjective

of or relating to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians

noun

an Indian of Tierra del Fuego
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