Arikara
noun (plural Arikara) Etymology: probably from a Pawnee name for an Arikara band Date: 1811 1. a member of an American Indian people of the Missouri River valley in North Dakota 2. the language of the Arikara

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  • Arikara — ☆ Arikara [ə rē′kə rə, ə rē′rik′ərə ] n. [Fr Aricara < Pawnee arikará·ruʾ, elk, lit., horns; explained as an allusion to a hairstyle formerly worn by male members of this people] 1. a member of a North American Indian people living along the… …   English World dictionary

  • Arikara — /euh rik euhr euh/, n., pl. Arikaras, (esp. collectively) Arikara for 1. 1. a member of a group of North American Indians of Pawnee origin who now inhabit the Dakota region. 2. the Caddoan language spoken by the Arikara. * * * ▪ people also… …   Universalium

  • Arikara — Wohngebiet Ehemaliges Stammesgebiet der Arikaree und heutige Reservation in North Dakota. Systematik Kulturareal …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Arikara — noun 1. a member of the Caddo people who formerly lived in the Dakotas west of the Missouri river • Syn: ↑Aricara • Hypernyms: ↑Caddo 2. the Caddoan language spoken by the Arikara • Syn: ↑Aricara • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arikara — Sahnish Arikara …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Arikara — A•rik•a•ra [[t]əˈrɪk ər ə[/t]] n. pl. ras, (esp. collectively) ra. 1) peo a member of an American Indian people of North Dakota 2) peo the Caddoan language of the Arikara, closely related to Pawnee …   From formal English to slang

  • Arikara — ISO 639 3 Code : ari ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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