[ gwahr-uh-nee ]
/ ˌgwɑr əˈni /
noun, plural Gua·ra·nis, Gua·ra·nies, (especially collectively) Gua·ra·ni.
a member of an Indian people now living principally in Paraguay.
a language belonging to the Tupi-Guarani family of languages and spoken by the Guarani Indians: the chief vernacular of Paraguay.
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British Dictionary definitions for guaraní (1 of 2)
/ (ˈɡwɑːrənɪ) /
noun plural -ní or -nís
the standard monetary unit of Paraguay, divided into 100 céntimos
British Dictionary definitions for guaraní (2 of 2)
/ (ˌɡwɑːrəˈniː) /
plural -ni or -nis a member of a South American Indian people of Paraguay, S Brazil, and Bolivia
the language of this people, belonging to the Tupi-Guarani family; one of the official languages of Paraguay, along with Spanish
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