There are 2 definitions of Kuna in English:

Kuna

Syllabification: Ku·na
Pronunciation: /ˈko͞onə
 
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(also Cuna)

noun (plural same or Kunas)

  • 1A member of an American Indian people of the isthmus of Panama.
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    • Severin also travels into the Central American rain forest to mingle with the Kuna.
    • We lived among the Kuna for five months, learned their customs, and miss them still.
    • The Cunas respect the different positions that family members hold, and greet each other accordingly.
  • 2The Chibchan language of the Kuna.

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  • Relating to the Kuna or their language.
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    • The school, which goes through 12th grade, has Kuna teachers but they are paid by the Panama government and are not allowed to teach the Kuna language or customs.
    • The Spanish-language questionnaires were translated into Embera and Kuna languages for surveyors who felt more comfortable working in their native language.
    • In 1925, the United States intervened in a revolt by Kuna Indians on the northeast Atlantic coast and established a tribal reserve.

Origin

the name in Kuna.

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There are 2 definitions of Kuna in English:

kuna

Syllabification: ku·na
Pronunciation: /ˈko͞onə
 
/

noun (plural same or kunas)

  • The basic monetary unit of Croatia, equal to 100 lipa.
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    • The Croatian currency is the kuna, apparently named after a small furry animal like a stoat or weasel, the pelts of which used to be traded.
    • The currency is the kuna, of which there are about ten to a British pound.
    • The Croatian postal service issued a 2.80 kuna stamp bearing her picture.

Origin

Croatian, literally 'marten' (the fur of the marten was formerly a medium of exchange).

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Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grōˈteskərē
noun
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively