tepui

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Meaning "house of the gods" in the native tongue of the Pemon, the indigenous people who inhabit the Gran Sabana.

Pronunciation[edit]

/ˈtɛpwi/

Noun[edit]

tepui (plural tepuis)

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  1. A table-top mountain or mesa found in the Guiana Highlands of South America, especially in Venezuela.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

tepuī

  1. first-person singular perfect active indicative of tepeō