Quechua Vocabulary

Ceremony, Ceremonial Clothing, and Tools

NB: You will likely encounter regional variations for these items. I offer you the words I've heard on my travels offered to me by the paqos. Here I make the assumption that you are a misa carrier, or that you are familiar with Andean ceremony and what and how these items are used.

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untu

t'ika

puku

k'intu

punchu

ch'uru

kalanka

sara

khuya

haywarisqa
(despacho)

coca

sapap'uchay

k'umpu

chullu

aqua de florida

misa

winu

nina