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periagua Explained

Periagua at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Periagua \Per`i*a"gua\, n.
See {Pirogue}.

periagua at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Pirogue \Pi*rogue"\, n. [Originally an American Indian word: cf.
F. pirogue, Sp. piroga, piragua.]
A dugout canoe; by extension, any small boat. [Written
variously {periauger}, {perogue}, {piragua}, {periagua},
etc.]

periagua at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » es Inter: term » piragua, in turn from the Carib for dugout.

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • a dugout canoe
    1. by extension, any small boat

      Related terms

      * pirogue, an overlapping but not identical term from the French


    Translation: zh » periagua