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Inca definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

IN'CA, n. The name or title given by the natives of Peru to their kings and to the princes of the blood, before the conquest of that country by the Spaniards.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a ruler of the Incas (or a member of his family)
2: a member of the Quechuan people living in the Cuzco valley in Peru [syn: Inca, Inka, Incan]
3: the small group of Quechua living in the Cuzco Valley in Peru who established hegemony over their neighbors in order to create an empire that lasted from about 1100 until the Spanish conquest in the early 1530s [syn: Inca, Inka]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: Spanish, from Quechua inka ruler of the Inca empire Date: 1594 1. a. a member of the Quechuan peoples of Peru maintaining an empire until the Spanish conquest b. a king or noble of the Inca empire 2. a member of any people under Inca influence Incaic adjective Incan adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a member of an American Indian people in Peru before the Spanish conquest. Derivatives: Incaic adj. Incan adj. Etymology: Quechua, = lord, royal person

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Inca In"ca, n. (a) An emperor or monarch of Peru before, or at the time of, the Spanish conquest; any member of this royal dynasty, reputed to have been descendants of the sun. (b) pl. The people governed by the Incas, now represented by the Quichua tribe. Inca dove (Zo["o]l.), a small dove (Scardafella inca), native of Arizona, Lower California, and Mexico.



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