Menchú

[ men-choo ]
/ mɛnˈtʃu /

noun

Ri·go·ber·ta [ree-guh-ber-tuh], /ˌri gəˈbɛr tə/, born 1959, Guatemalan author and social reformer: Nobel prize 1992.

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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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