Meaning of Chimu
Pronunciation: (chē-m'), [key]
— n., pl. -mus, -mu.
- a member of an Amerindian people inhabiting the northern coast of Peru and having a highly developed urban culture that lasted until its destruction by the Incas.
- the language of this people.
- of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Chimu, their language, or their culture.