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Chibcha Word of the Month

Fucha

Meaning: Woman | Usage: Noun, Feminine


What is Chibcha?

Chibcha is the indigenous language spoken by the Muisca tribe of Colombia- one of the four advanced civilizations in the Americas. It is now almost extinct, although derivatives of some words have been included in modern Colombian-Spanish vocabulary.

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