Definition of piaiman in English:

piaiman

(also peaiman, piai-man)

noun

  • = piai.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Waterton (1782–1865), naturalist. From piai + man, though the last syllable may represent assimilation of an ending -ma in a Cariban source language form piaima.

Pronunciation

piaiman

/piːˈʌɪman/