Definition of Tupi in English:

Tupi

nounplural noun Tupi, plural noun Tupis

  • 1A member of a group of South American peoples living in scattered areas throughout the Amazon river basin.

  • 2Any of the languages of the Tupi, a branch of the Tupi-Guarani language family.

Pronunciation

Tupi

/ˈto͞oˌpē/ /ˈtuˌpi/

adjective

  • Relating to the Tupi or their languages.

Pronunciation

Tupi

/ˈto͞oˌpē/ /ˈtuˌpi/

Origin

Alocal name.