[pah-pyah-men-taw; English pah-pyuh-men-toh]
- a creolized language based on Spanish and spoken on Curaçao.
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- a creolized Spanish spoken in the Netherlands Antilles
Word Origin for Papiamento
Spanish, from papia talk
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