Fuegian Fu*e"gi*an, a. Of or pertaining to Terra del Fuego. -- n. A native of Terra del Fuego. [1913 Webster]

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  • fuegian — fuegián s. m. (sil. fu e gi an), pl. fuegiéni (sil. gi eni) Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • Fuegian — [fyo͞o ē′jē ən, fwā′jē ən] adj. of Tierra del Fuego or its people or culture n. a member of a South American Indian people living in Tierra del Fuego …   English World dictionary

  • fuegian — f(y)üˈāgēən, ˈfwāg noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Tierra del Fuego, archipelago at southern end of So. America + English ian 1. : an Indian people of Tierra del Fuego compare alacaluf, ona …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fuegian — /fyooh ee jee euhn, fway jee /, adj. 1. of or belonging to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous Indians. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego. [1815 25; (TIERRA DEL) FUEG(O) + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Fuegian — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to . 2. noun A native of …   Wiktionary

  • fuegian — fue·gi·an …   English syllables

  • Fuegian — /fjuˈeɪdʒiən/ (say fyooh ayjeeuhn), /ˈfweɪ / (say fway ) adjective 1. of or belonging to Tierra del Fuego or its indigenous people. –noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Tierra del Fuego …   Australian English dictionary

  • Fuegian Snipe — Conservation status Near Threatened (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Kingdo …   Wikipedia

  • Fuegian Steamer Duck — Conservation status Least Concern  …   Wikipedia

  • Fuegian languages — refers to mainly to three languages spoken in Tierra del Fuego by native Americans; the Kawésqar language, the Selk nam language and the Yaghan language.The term can be regarded as a collective name, but currently there is no evidence that they… …   Wikipedia

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