Quech
Quech Quech, Queck Queck, v. i. [Cf. {Quick}, {Queach}.] A word occurring in a corrupt passage of Bacon's Essays, and probably meaning, to stir, to move. [1913 Webster]

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  • quech — quech·ua; quech·uan; …   English syllables

  • quech — quech(e obs. forms of queach, which …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quech|uan — «KEHCH wuhn», adjective, noun. –adj. of or having to do with the Quechuas, their civilization, or their language. –n. an Indian of the dominant tribal group in the Inca empire; Quechua …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quech|ua — «KEHCH wah», noun. 1. an Indian of the dominant tribal group in the Inca empire. 2. the language of the Quechuas. Certain dialects of Quechua are still spoken in parts of Peru, Ecuador, Bolivia, Argentina, and Chile. »An alphabet for writing… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Quech|u|ma|ran — «KEHCH u mah RAHN», noun. a linguistic stock that includes Quechua and Aymara. Also, Kechumaran. ╂[< Quechu(a) + (Ay)mara + an] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Queck — Quech Quech, Queck Queck, v. i. [Cf. {Quick}, {Queach}.] A word occurring in a corrupt passage of Bacon s Essays, and probably meaning, to stir, to move. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Quechua — Quech•ua [[t]ˈkɛtʃ wɑ, wə[/t]] n. pl. uas, (esp. collectively) ua 1) peo a group of closely related American Indian languages spoken in Andean South America, from S Colombia and Ecuador to NE Argentina 2) peo the form of Quechua spoken in Cuzco… …   From formal English to slang

  • quechua — quech·ua …   English syllables

  • quechuan — quech·uan …   English syllables

  • Anden — f1dep2 Anden(kordilleren) Cordillera de los Andes Reliefkarte der Anden, erzeugt aus Satellitenbildern und Höhendaten[1] …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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