ancient Inca recording device using knotted cords, 1704, from Quechua (Inca) quipu "knot."
15c. Inca citadel high in the Andes Mountains of Peru, from Quechua (Inca) machu "old man" + pikchu "peak."
"a cougar, a large American feline quadruped," 1777, from Spanish puma, from Quechua (Inca) puma.
annual herb native to Peru, Chile, etc., much cultivated for its seeds, 1620s, from Spanish spelling of Quechua (Inca) kinua.
Peruvian ruminant, c. 1600, from Spanish vicuña, from Quechua (Inca) wikuna, the native name of the animal.
great mountain system along the Pacific coast of South America, from Quechua (Inca) andi "high crest." Related: Andean.
"large, South American bird of prey," c. 1600, from American Spanish, from Quechua (Inca) cuntur, the native name for the bird.