Machu Picchu

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English[edit]

Machu Picchu

Etymology[edit]

From Quechua machu ‎(old, ancient) + pikchu ‎(mountain, peak)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌmɑːtʃuː ˈpiːtʃuː/, /ˌmɑːtʃuː ˈpiːktʃuː/

Proper noun[edit]

Machu Picchu

  1. An ancient Inca site in Peru

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish Machu Picchu, from Quechua machu pikchu ‎(old mountain).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Machu Picchu f

  1. Machu Picchu (an ancient city of the Incas in Peru)