1. [ noun ] a ruler of the Inca Empire (or a member of his family)
Related terms: ruler huayna_capac
2. [ noun ] a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the Cuzco valley in Peru who established hegemony over their neighbors to create the great Inca Empire that lasted from about 1100 until the Spanish conquest in the early 1530s
Synonyms: inka incan
Related terms: Quechua
Similar spelling:   inc