1. Word forms: plural ˌGuaraˈnís or ˌGuaraˈní a member of a South American Indian people formerly living in an area between the Paraguay River and the Atlantic
2. the language of this people, related to Tupí
3. Word forms: plural ˌGuaraˈnís [g-] the basic monetary unit of Paraguay see the table of monetary units in the Reference Supplement
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Word origin of 'Guarani'Guaraní guariñi, lit., warrior