What does Peruvian mean?

Definitions for Peruvian
pəˈru vi ənPeru·vian

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Peruvian(adj)

    a native or inhabitant of Peru

  2. Peruvian(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of Peru or its people

    "Peruvian artifacts"


  1. Peruvian(Noun)

    A person from Peru or of Peruvian descent.

  2. Peruvian(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Peru or the Peruvian people.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peruvian(adj)

    of or pertaining to Peru, in South America

  2. Peruvian(noun)

    a native or an inhabitant of Peru

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. pruvien, Sp. peruviano.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Peruvian

    per-ōō′vi-an, adj. pertaining to Peru in South America.—n. a native of Peru.—Peruvian balsam, a fragrant bitterish liquid yielded by a South American tree, used for asthma and in making soaps; Peruvian bark, cinchona (q.v.).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peruvian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Peruvian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Peruvian in a Sentence

  1. Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra:

    In reality, it's affected all of the Peruvian jungle.

  2. Che Guevara, when asked his nationality:

    I am Cuban, Argentine, Bolivian, Peruvian, Ecuadorian, etc... You understand.

  3. Gino Huaneo:

    He is our best player, a Peruvian Messi. Tomorrow when we sing our national anthem, the whole world will feel it.

  4. Segundo Julca:

    The Colombian military carries out a lot of patrols. The Peruvian side offers more security. They can grow coca easier.

  5. Paolo Gabrielli:

    Our Peruvian record provides the first clear evidence of a large-scale pre-industrial signal of anthropogenic [human-caused] origin in the atmosphere of the Southern Hemisphere.

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