periagua
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.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Periagua — Per i*a gua, n. See {Pirogue}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Periagua — Periagua, ein kleines Fahrzeug in den indischen Gewässern …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • periagua — ˌperē; “ agua” as in piragua archaic variant of piragua * * * periagua (also † periaga, go(e, guay, etc.) another form of piragua …   Useful english dictionary

  • periagua — per·i·a·gua …   English syllables

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  • periauger — 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.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perogue — 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.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • piragua — 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.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • periaqua — obs. form of periagua: see piragua …   Useful english dictionary

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