Kiowa
noun (plural Kiowa or Kiowas) Etymology: ultimately from Kiowa kɔ́ygú, a self-designation Date: 1808 1. a member of an American Indian people of what are now Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas 2. the language of the Kiowa people

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  • Kiowa — (izg. Kìova) m mn etn. sjevernoamerički Indijanci; među posljednjim plemenima koja su kapitulirala pred SAD om …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

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  • Kiowa — Infobox Ethnic group group=Kiowa caption=Two hatchet poptime=14,000 [http://www.census.gov/statab/www/sa04aian.pdf] popplace=United States (Oklahoma) rels=Christianity and Native American Church langs=English, Kiowa related=Linguistic affiliation …   Wikipedia

  • Kiowa — /kuy euh weuh, wah , way /, n., pl. Kiowas, (esp. collectively) Kiowa for 1. 1. a member of a Plains Indian people of the southwestern U.S. 2. a language that is closely related to Tanoan and is the language of the Kiowa people. * * * North… …   Universalium

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