nounpl. -·ñas or -·ña
- a small llama (Lama vicugna) with soft, shaggy wool, found wild in the Andes
- this wool
- a fabric made from it or in imitation of it
Origin of vicuñaSpanish from Quechua wikúña
- A ruminant mammal (Vicugna vicugna) of the central Andes, related to the llama and having fine silky wool.
- a. The wool of this mammal.b. Fabric made from this wool.
Origin of vicunaSpanish from Quechua wikuña
- Alternative form of vicuna.