alpaca

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See also: Alpacca and alpacca

English[edit]

geographic distribution
of the alpace
An alpaca (Vicugna pacos)

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, from Aymara allpaqa.

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Noun[edit]

alpaca (plural alpaca or alpacas)

  1. A sheep-like animal of the Andes, Vicugna pacos, in the camel family, closely related to the llama, guanaco, and vicuña.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aymara allpaca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

alpaca m (plural alpaca's, diminutive alpacaatje n)

  1. alpaca

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aymara allpaca.

Noun[edit]

alpaca f (plural alpacas)

  1. alpaca

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aymara allpaqa.

Noun[edit]

alpaca f (plural alpacas)

  1. alpaca