piragua

[pi-rah-gwuh, -rag-wuh]
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Origin of piragua

1525–35; < Spanish < Carib: dugout
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Related Words for piragua

kayak, outrigger, dugout, coracle, pirogue, piragua

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British Dictionary definitions for piragua

piragua

noun
  1. another word for pirogue

Word Origin for piragua

C17: via Spanish from Carib: dugout canoe
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