Fuegian

[fyoo-ee-jee-uh n, fwey-jee-]
noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego.

Origin of Fuegian

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

adjective
  1. of or relating to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians
noun
  1. an Indian of Tierra del Fuego
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