of or belonging to Tierra del Fuego or its Indigenous Indians.
a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego.
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How to use Fuegian in a sentence
These shell-heaps, or “kitchen middens,” are a feature of Fuegian scenery.
The poor Fuegian herself seems to realise it, and with sadness of heart.
The Fuegian women are no less solicitous than the men about the barter, and eagerly take a hand in it.
Nearly all the larger trees in the Fuegian forests have the heartwood decayed, and are worthless as timber.
So proceeding thither in his old ship, the Beagle, once more in commission, he carried his Fuegian protégés along with him.
British Dictionary definitions for Fuegian
of or relating to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians
an Indian of Tierra del Fuego
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