Klamaths
Klamaths Kla"maths, prop. n. pl.; sing. {Klamath} (Ethnol.) A collective name for the Indians of several tribes formerly living along the Klamath river, in California and Oregon, but now restricted to a reservation at Klamath Lake; -- called also {Clamets} and {Hamati}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Klamaths — n. subdivision of the Lutuamian Indian tribe of southern Oregon; large river in the northwestern United States (flows through Oregon, Washington, and parts of California) n. member of the Klamath subdivision of the Lutuamian Indian tribe of… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Clamets — Klamaths Kla maths, prop. n. pl.; sing. {Klamath} (Ethnol.) A collective name for the Indians of several tribes formerly living along the Klamath river, in California and Oregon, but now restricted to a reservation at Klamath Lake; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hamati — Klamaths Kla maths, prop. n. pl.; sing. {Klamath} (Ethnol.) A collective name for the Indians of several tribes formerly living along the Klamath river, in California and Oregon, but now restricted to a reservation at Klamath Lake; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Klamath — Klamaths Kla maths, prop. n. pl.; sing. {Klamath} (Ethnol.) A collective name for the Indians of several tribes formerly living along the Klamath river, in California and Oregon, but now restricted to a reservation at Klamath Lake; called also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Klamath (tribu) — Femme klamath par Edward Sheriff Curtis, 1924 La tribu Klamath est un peuple amérindien qui vivait dans le sud de l’Oregon. Ils sont apparentés aux autres peuples du plateau du Columbia, et particulièrement aux Modocs. S …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Klamath — Anciana klamath por Edward S. Curtis, 1924. Otros nombres Maklaks, Eukshikni, Auksiri Po …   Wikipedia Español

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