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powhatan

  • noun Indian chief and founder of the Powhatan confederacy of tribes in eastern Virginia; father of Pocahontas (1550?-1618)
    Wahunsonacock.
  • noun a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived in eastern Virginia

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mohican

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly living in the Hudson valley and eastward to the Housatonic
    Mahican.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Mohican
    Mahican.

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illinois

  • noun a midwestern state in north-central United States
    Land of Lincoln; Prairie State; IL.
  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly of Illinois and regions to the west

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arawakan

  • noun a member of a widespread group of Amerindians living in northeastern South America
    Arawak.
  • noun a family of South American Indian languages spoken in northeastern South America
    Arawak.

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algonquian_language

  • noun family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
    Algonquian; Algonquin.

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shawnee

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly living along the Tennessee river
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Shawnee

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gros_ventre

  • noun a member of the Sioux people formerly inhabiting an area along the Missouri river in western North Dakota
    Hidatsa.
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Hidatsa
    Hidatsa.

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tanoan

  • noun a family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States
    Tanoan language.

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chinook

  • noun a warm dry wind blowing down the eastern slopes of the Rockies
    snow eater; chinook wind.
  • noun a member of an important North American Indian people who controlled the mouth of the Columbia river; they were organized into settlements rather than tribes

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shoshonean

  • noun a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
    Shoshonian; Shoshonean language; Shoshonian language.

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arawak

  • noun a member of a widespread group of Amerindians living in northeastern South America
    Arawakan.
  • noun a family of South American Indian languages spoken in northeastern South America
    Arawakan.

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sahaptin

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people who lived in Oregon along the Columbia river and its tributaries in Washington and northern Idaho
    Sahaptino; Shahaptian.
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Shahaptian
    Shahaptian.

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moquelumnan

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Miwok
    Miwok.

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shoshonean_language

  • noun a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
    Shoshonean; Shoshonian; Shoshonian language.

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apache

  • noun any member of Athapaskan tribes that migrated to the southwestern desert (from Arizona to Texas and south into Mexico); fought a losing battle from 1861 to 1886 with the United States and were resettled in Oklahoma
  • noun a Parisian gangster

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mariposan

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Yokuts in the San Joaquin Valley
    Yokuts.

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mayan_language

  • noun a family of American Indian languages spoken by Maya
    Mayan; Maya.

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biloxi

  • noun a member of the Siouan people of southeastern Mississippi
  • noun an old town in southern Mississippi on the Gulf of Mexico

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caddoan

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo
    Caddo; Caddoan language.

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mosan

  • noun a family of Amerindian languages spoken in Washington and British Columbia

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maleseet

  • noun the Algonquian language of the Malecite and Passamaquody
    Malecite.

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quechuan

  • noun the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
    Kechua; Quechuan language; Kechuan; Quechua.
  • adjective of or relating to the Quechua or their language
    Kechuan.

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oneida

  • noun a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living east of Lake Ontario
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Oneida

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copehan

  • noun a group of Penutian languages spoken to the west of the Sacramento river

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chickasaw

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in northern Mississippi
  • noun the Muskhogean language of the Chickasaw

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kiowa

  • noun a member of a Tanoan people living in the southwestern United States
  • noun the Tanoan language spoken by the Kiowa

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zapotecan

  • noun a member of a large tribe of Mesoamericans living in southern Mexico whose civilization flourished around 300 to 900
    Zapotec.
  • noun the language of the Zapotec
    Zapotec.

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shoshonian_language

  • noun a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
    Shoshonean; Shoshonian; Shoshonean language.

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yanan

  • noun a language group of the Hokan family

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athapaskan

  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Athapaskan language and living in the subarctic regions of western Canada and central Alaska
    Athabascan; Athabaskan; Athapascan.
  • noun a group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    Athapaskan language; Athabascan; Athabaskan; Athapascan.

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uto-aztecan_language

  • noun a family of American Indian languages
    Uto-Aztecan.

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athabascan

  • noun a group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    Athapaskan language; Athapaskan; Athabaskan; Athapascan.
  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Athapaskan language and living in the subarctic regions of western Canada and central Alaska
    Athapaskan; Athabaskan; Athapascan.

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chahta

  • noun the Muskhogean language of the Choctaw
    Choctaw.

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iroquoian_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Iroquois
    Iroquoian; Iroquois.

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ogalala

  • noun a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly inhabited the Black Hills of western South Dakota
    Oglala.
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Oglala
    Oglala.

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chippewa

  • noun a member of an Algonquian people who lived west of Lake Superior
    Ojibwa; Ojibway.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Ojibwa
    Ojibwa; Ojibway.

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micmac

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people inhabiting the Maritime Provinces of Canada
    Mikmaq.
  • noun the Algonquian language of the Micmac

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nahuatl

  • noun a member of any of various Indian peoples of central Mexico
  • noun the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Nahuatl

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dakota

  • noun a member of the Siouan people of the northern Mississippi valley; commonly called the Sioux
  • noun the area of the states of North Dakota and South Dakota

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potawatomi

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people originally of Michigan and Wisconsin
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Potawatomi

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oglala

  • noun a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly inhabited the Black Hills of western South Dakota
    Ogalala.
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Oglala
    Ogalala.

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chippewaian

  • noun the language spoken by the Chipewyan
    Chipewyan; Chippewyan.

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na-dene

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages

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maraco

  • noun a member of the South American people living in Argentina and Bolivia and Paraguay
  • noun the language spoken by the Maraco
    Maracan language.

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mayan

  • noun a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy
    Maya.
    • Mayans had a system of writing and an accurate calendar
  • noun a family of American Indian languages spoken by Maya
    Maya; Mayan language.

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fox

  • noun alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs
  • noun a shifty deceptive person
    dodger; slyboots.

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arikara

  • noun a member of the Caddo people who formerly lived in the Dakotas west of the Missouri river
    Aricara.
  • noun the Caddoan language spoken by the Arikara
    Aricara.

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hunkpapa

  • noun a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and who formerly lived in the western Dakotas; they were prominent in resisting the white encroachment into the northern Great Plains
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Hunkpapa

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quoratean

  • noun a group of languages of the Hokan family

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chippewyan

  • noun the language spoken by the Chipewyan
    Chipewyan; Chippewaian.

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cheyenne

  • noun the capital and largest city of Wyoming; located in the southeastern corner of the state
    capital of Wyoming.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Cheyenne

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seminole

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people who moved into Florida in the 18th century
  • noun the Muskhogean language of the Seminole

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attacapa

  • noun a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Atakapan; Atakapa; Attacapan.

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caddoan_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo
    Caddo; Caddoan.

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esselen

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people living on the California coast near Monterey
  • noun the Hokan language spoken by the Esselen

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uto-aztecan

  • noun a family of American Indian languages
    Uto-Aztecan language.

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cree

  • noun a member of an Algonquian people living in central Canada
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Cree

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blackfoot

  • noun a member of a warlike group of Algonquians living in the northwestern plains
  • noun any of the Algonquian languages spoken by the Blackfoot

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siouan

  • noun a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains
    Sioux.
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux
    Siouan language.

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cakchiquel

  • noun a member of the Mayan people living in south central Guatemala
  • noun the Mayan language spoken by the Cakchiquel

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tupi

  • noun a member of the South American Indian people living in Brazil and Paraguay
  • noun the language spoken by the Tupi of Brazil and Paraguay

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mattole

  • noun a member of the Athapaskan people living in northwestern California
  • noun the Athapaskan language spoken by the Mattole

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massachusetts

  • noun a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
    MA; Old Colony; Bay State.
  • noun a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay
    Massachuset.

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salishan

  • noun a family of Mosan language spoken in northwestern United States and western Canada
    Salish.

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hoka

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
    Hokan.
  • noun a family of Amerindian languages spoken in California
    Hokan.

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amerindian_language

  • noun any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
    Indian; American Indian; American-Indian language; Amerind.

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tlingit

  • noun a member of a seafaring group of North American Indians living in southern Alaska
  • noun the Na-Dene language spoken by the Tlingit

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wakashan_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages of British Columbia and Washington
    Wakashan.

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ojibway

  • noun a member of an Algonquian people who lived west of Lake Superior
    Ojibwa; Chippewa.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Ojibwa
    Ojibwa; Chippewa.

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algonkian

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec
    Algonkin.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian
    Algonkin.

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guarani

  • noun the basic unit of money in Paraguay; equal to 100 centimos
  • noun a member of the South American people living in Paraguay and Bolivia

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wichita

  • noun a member of the Caddo people formerly living between Kansas and central Texas
  • noun the largest city in Kansas; located in southern Kansas on the Arkansas River

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malecite

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people of northeastern Maine and New Brunswick
  • noun the Algonquian language of the Malecite and Passamaquody
    Maleseet.

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shoshonian

  • noun a subfamily of Uto-Aztecan languages spoken mainly in the southwestern United States
    Shoshonean; Shoshonean language; Shoshonian language.

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nanticoke

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly of Maryland and eastern Delaware
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Nanticoke and Conoy

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kekchi

  • noun a member of a Mayan people of north central Guatemala
  • noun a Mayan language spoken by the Kekchi

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algonquin

  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast
    Algonquian.
  • noun family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
    Algonquian language; Algonquian.

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tutelo

  • noun a member of the Siouan people of Virginia and North Carolina
  • noun the Siouan language spoken by the Tutelo

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pima

  • noun a member of the North American Indian people living in southern Arizona and northern Mexico
  • noun the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Pima

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seneca

  • noun Roman statesman and philosopher who was an advisor to Nero; his nine extant tragedies are modeled on Greek tragedies (circa 4 BC - 65 AD)
    Lucius Annaeus Seneca.
  • noun a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living in New York State south of Lake Ontario

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kulanapan

  • noun a group of languages of the Hokan family

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menominee

  • noun a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central Wisconsin
    Menomini.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Menomini
    Menomini.

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atakapan

  • noun a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Atakapa; Attacapan; Attacapa.

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muskogean_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
    Muskhogean; Muskogean; Muskhogean language.

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quiche

  • noun a member of the Mayan people of south central Guatemala
  • noun a tart filled with rich unsweetened custard; often contains other ingredients (as cheese or ham or seafood or vegetables)

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tatahumara

  • noun the Uto-Aztecan language of the Tatahumara

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hupa

  • noun a member of the Athapaskan people of the Trinity River valley in California
  • noun the Athapaskan language spoken by the Hupa

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carib

  • noun a member of an American Indian peoples of northeastern South America and the Lesser Antilles
    Carib Indian.
  • noun the family of languages spoken by the Carib
    Caribbean language.

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miwok

  • noun a member of the North American Indian people living in the central Sierra Nevada in California
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Miwok
    Moquelumnan.

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yuman

  • noun a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
  • adjective of or relating to the language or culture of the Yuma people

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cherokee

  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cherokee
  • noun a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living in the Appalachian Mountains but now chiefly in Oklahoma

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delaware

  • noun a river that rises in the Catskills in southeastern New York and flows southward along the border of Pennsylvania with New York and New Jersey to northern Delaware where it empties into Delaware Bay
    Delaware River.
  • noun a member of an Algonquian people formerly living in New Jersey and New York and parts of Delaware and Pennsylvania

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kalapooian

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Kalapuya
    Kalapuyan.

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indian

  • noun a member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived
    American Indian; Red Indian.
  • noun a native or inhabitant of India

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amerind

  • noun any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
    Indian; American Indian; American-Indian language; Amerindian language.
  • adjective of or pertaining to American Indians or their culture or languages
    Native American; Indian; Amerindic.
    • Native American religions
    • Indian arrowheads

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zapotec

  • noun a member of a large tribe of Mesoamericans living in southern Mexico whose civilization flourished around 300 to 900
    Zapotecan.
  • noun the language of the Zapotec
    Zapotecan.

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chiwere

  • noun the Siouan language spoken by the Iowa and Oto and Missouri

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dhegiha

  • noun any member of a Siouan people speaking one of the Dhegiha languages
  • noun a branch of the Siouan languages

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mahican

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly living in the Hudson valley and eastward to the Housatonic
    Mohican.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Mohican
    Mohican.

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muskogean

  • noun a member of any of the peoples formerly living in southeastern United States and speaking Muskhogean languages
    Muskhogean.
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
    Muskhogean; Muskhogean language; Muskogean language.

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santee

  • noun a member of the eastern branch of the Sioux
    Santee Dakota; Santee Sioux; Eastern Sioux.
  • noun the Siouan language spoken by the Santee

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aztecan

  • noun the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Aztec

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american_indian

  • noun a member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived
    Indian; Red Indian.
  • noun any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
    Indian; American-Indian language; Amerindian language; Amerind.

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crow

  • noun black birds having a raucous call
  • noun the cry of a cock (or an imitation of it)

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hitchiti

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia; a member of the Creek Confederacy
  • noun the Muskhogean language spoken by the Hitchiti

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takelma

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people of southwestern Oregon
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Takelma
    Takilman.

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caddo

  • noun a group of Plains Indians formerly living in what is now North and South Dakota and Nebraska and Kansas and Arkansas and Louisiana and Oklahoma and Texas
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo
    Caddoan; Caddoan language.

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koasati

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in northern Alabama; a member of the Creek Confederacy
  • noun the Muskhogean language spoken by the Koasati

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mohawk

  • noun a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living along the Mohawk River in New York State
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Mohawk

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haida

  • noun a member of a seafaring group of North American Indians who lived on the Pacific coast of British Columbia and southwestern Alaska
  • noun the Na-Dene language of the Haida

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chinookan

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Chinook
    Chinook.

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aricara

  • noun a member of the Caddo people who formerly lived in the Dakotas west of the Missouri river
    Arikara.
  • noun the Caddoan language spoken by the Arikara
    Arikara.

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tsimshian

  • noun a member of a Penutian people who lived on rivers and a sound in British Columbia
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Tsimshian

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chemakuan

  • noun a group of Mosan languages spoken in Washington

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muskhogean_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
    Muskhogean; Muskogean; Muskogean language.

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siouan_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux
    Siouan.

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catawba

  • noun a member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Carolinas
  • noun slipskin grape; a reddish American table grape

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american-indian_language

  • noun any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
    Indian; American Indian; Amerindian language; Amerind.

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shastan

  • noun a group of languages of the Hokan family in California

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cahita

  • noun a member of the Taracahitian people of central Mexico
  • noun the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahita

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native_american

  • noun any member of the peoples living in North or South America before the Europeans arrived
    Amerindian.
  • adjective of or pertaining to American Indians or their culture or languages
    Indian; Amerind; Amerindic.
    • Native American religions
    • Indian arrowheads

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muskogee

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia and eastern Alabama and constituting the core of the Creek Confederacy
  • noun a town in eastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas River

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maracan_language

  • noun the language spoken by the Maraco
    Maraco.

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ofo

  • noun a member of the Siouan people living in the Yazoo river valley in Mississippi
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Ofo

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iroquoian

  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Iroquois
    Iroquoian language; Iroquois.

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kusan

  • noun a member of the North American Indian people of Oregon
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Kusan

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onondaga

  • noun a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living between Lake Champlain and the Saint Lawrence River
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Onondaga

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choctaw

  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Alabama
  • noun the Muskhogean language of the Choctaw
    Chahta.

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hidatsa

  • noun a member of the Sioux people formerly inhabiting an area along the Missouri river in western North Dakota
    Gros Ventre.
  • noun a Siouan language spoken by the Hidatsa
    Gros Ventre.

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takilman

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Takelma
    Takelma.

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pujunan

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Maidu
    Maidu.

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muskhogean

  • noun a member of any of the peoples formerly living in southeastern United States and speaking Muskhogean languages
    Muskogean.
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
    Muskogean; Muskhogean language; Muskogean language.

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tanoan_language

  • noun a family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States
    Tanoan.

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chipewyan

  • noun a member of the Athapaskan people living in western Canada between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay
  • noun the language spoken by the Chipewyan
    Chippewyan; Chippewaian.

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maidu

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people living east of the Sacramento river in California
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Maidu
    Pujunan.

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yucateco

  • noun a member of the Mayan people of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico
    Yucatec.
  • noun a Mayan language spoken by the Yucatec
    Yucatec.

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massachuset

  • noun the Algonquian language of the Massachuset
    Massachusetts.
  • noun a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay
    Massachusetts.

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arapaho

  • noun a member of a tribe of Plains Indians formerly inhabiting eastern Colorado and Wyoming (now living in Oklahoma and Wyoming)
    Arapahoe.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Arapaho
    Arapahoe.

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athabaskan

  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Athapaskan language and living in the subarctic regions of western Canada and central Alaska
    Athabascan; Athapaskan; Athapascan.
  • noun a group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    Athapaskan language; Athabascan; Athapaskan; Athapascan.

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cayuga

  • noun a member of an Iroquoian people formerly living around Cayuga Lake in New York State
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Cayuga

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winnebago

  • noun a member of the Siouan-speaking people formerly living in eastern Wisconsin south of Green Bay; ally of the Menomini and enemy of the Fox and Sauk people
  • noun the Siouan language spoken by the Winnebago

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pamlico

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly of the Pamlico river valley in North Carolina
  • noun the Algonquian language of the Pamlico

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kickapoo

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people formerly inhabiting southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois
  • noun the Algonquian language of the Kickapoo

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algonkin

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people in the Ottawa river valley of Ontario and Quebec
    Algonkian.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Algonkian
    Algonkian.

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tupi-guarani

  • noun a family of South American Indian languages
    Tupi-Guarani language.

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menomini

  • noun a member of the federally recognized tribe of Algonquian people living on a reservation in central Wisconsin
    Menominee.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Menomini
    Menominee.

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yokuts

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Yokuts in the San Joaquin Valley
    Mariposan.
  • noun a member of the North American Indian people of the San Joaquin Valley

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ojibwa

  • noun a member of an Algonquian people who lived west of Lake Superior
    Chippewa; Ojibway.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Ojibwa
    Chippewa; Ojibway.

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arapahoe

  • noun a member of a tribe of Plains Indians formerly inhabiting eastern Colorado and Wyoming (now living in Oklahoma and Wyoming)
    Arapaho.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Arapaho
    Arapaho.

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mam

  • noun a member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala
  • noun a Mayan language spoken by the Mam

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kalapuyan

  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Kalapuya
    Kalapooian.

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atakapa

  • noun a member of an Indian people formerly living along the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Attacapan.
  • noun a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Atakapan; Attacapan; Attacapa.

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abnaki

  • noun a member of the Algonquian people of Maine and southern Quebec
    Abenaki.
  • noun the Algonquian language spoken by the Abnaki and Penobscot

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costanoan

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people living in coastal California between Monterey and San Francisco Bay
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Costanoan

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hokan

  • noun a family of Amerindian languages spoken in California
    Hoka.
  • noun a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
    Hoka.

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caribbean_language

  • noun the family of languages spoken by the Carib
    Carib.

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wakashan

  • noun a member of one of the peoples in British Columbia and Washington who speak the Wakashan language
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages of British Columbia and Washington
    Wakashan language.

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athapaskan_language

  • noun a group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    Athabascan; Athapaskan; Athabaskan; Athapascan.

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athapascan

  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Athapaskan language and living in the subarctic regions of western Canada and central Alaska
    Athabascan; Athapaskan; Athabaskan.
  • noun a group of Amerindian languages (the name coined by an American anthropologist, Edward Sapir)
    Athapaskan language; Athabascan; Athapaskan; Athabaskan.

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tuscarora

  • noun a member of an Iroquois people who formerly lived in North Carolina and then moved to New York State and joined the Iroquois
  • noun the Iroquoian language spoken by the Tuscarora

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yucatec

  • noun a member of the Mayan people of the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico
    Yucateco.
  • noun a Mayan language spoken by the Yucatec
    Yucateco.

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maya

  • noun a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy
    Mayan.
    • Mayans had a system of writing and an accurate calendar
  • noun a family of American Indian languages spoken by Maya
    Mayan; Mayan language.

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alabama

  • noun a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    Camellia State; AL; Heart of Dixie.
  • noun a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in what is now the state of Alabama
    • the Alabamas were members of the Creek Confederacy

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algonquian

  • noun a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; many Algonquian tribes migrated south into the woodlands from the Mississippi River to the Atlantic coast
    Algonquin.
  • noun family of North American Indian languages spoken from Labrador to South Carolina and west to the Great Plains
    Algonquian language; Algonquin.

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iroquois

  • noun any member of the warlike North American Indian peoples formerly living in New York State; the Iroquois League were allies of the British during the American Revolution
  • noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Iroquois
    Iroquoian; Iroquoian language.

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kechuan

  • noun the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
    Kechua; Quechuan language; Quechuan; Quechua.
  • adjective of or relating to the Quechua or their language
    Quechuan.

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kechua

  • noun a member of a South American Indian people in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Inca empire
    Quechua.
  • noun a community of South American Indians in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Incan Empire
    Quechua.

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pawnee

  • noun a member of the Pawnee nation formerly living in Nebraska and Kansas but now largely in Oklahoma
  • noun the Caddoan language spoken by the Pawnee

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shahaptian

  • noun a member of a North American Indian people who lived in Oregon along the Columbia river and its tributaries in Washington and northern Idaho
    Sahaptino; Sahaptin.
  • noun a Penutian language spoken by the Shahaptian
    Sahaptin.

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tupi-guarani_language

  • noun a family of South American Indian languages
    Tupi-Guarani.

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salish

  • noun a family of Mosan language spoken in northwestern United States and western Canada
    Salishan.
  • noun a member of a group of North American Indians speaking a Salishan language and living on the northwest coast of North America

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quechuan_language

  • noun the language of the Quechua which was spoken by the Incas
    Kechua; Kechuan; Quechuan; Quechua.

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penutian

  • noun a family of Amerindian language spoken in the great interior valley of California
  • noun a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Penutian languages

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quechua

  • noun a member of a South American Indian people in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Inca empire
    Kechua.
  • noun a community of South American Indians in Peru who were formerly the ruling class of the Incan Empire
    Kechua.

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attacapan

  • noun a member of an Indian people formerly living along the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Atakapa.
  • noun a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
    Atakapan; Atakapa; Attacapa.

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chimariko

  • noun a member of an extinct North American Indian people formerly living in California
  • noun the Hokan language spoken by the Chimariko

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