Muskhogean
noun see Muskogean

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Muskhogean — noun 1. a member of any of the peoples formerly living in southeastern United States and speaking Muskhogean languages • Syn: ↑Muskogean • Hypernyms: ↑Indian, ↑American Indian, ↑Red Indian • Hyponyms: ↑Alabama, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muskhogean — Mus·kho·ge·an (mŭs kōʹgē ən) n. Variant of Muskogean. * * * …   Universalium

  • muskhogean — mus·kho·ge·an …   English syllables

  • Muskhogean — /mʌsˈkoʊgiən/ (say mus kohgeeuhn) noun a family of Native American languages of North America. Also, Muskogean …   Australian English dictionary

  • Muskhogean stock — (also Muskogean) refers to a Native American stock that inhabited the Gulf Coast region of what is today the United States. The name derives from the chief tribe in the Creek confederacy, the Muskogee, but consisted of the Creeks, Choctaws,… …   Wikipedia

  • Muskhogean language — noun a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States • Syn: ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskogean, ↑Muskogean language • Hypernyms: ↑Amerind, ↑Amerindian language, ↑American Indian language, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alabama — noun 1. a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑Heart of Dixie, ↑Camellia State, ↑AL • Members of this Region: ↑Chickamauga, ↑battle of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hitchiti — noun 1. a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia; a member of the Creek Confederacy • Hypernyms: ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskogean • Member Holonyms: ↑Creek Confederacy 2. the Muskhogean language spoken by the Hitchiti • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Koasati — noun 1. a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in northern Alabama; a member of the Creek Confederacy • Hypernyms: ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskogean 2. the Muskhogean language spoken by the Koasati • Hypernyms: ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskhogean language …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muskogee — noun 1. a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia and eastern Alabama and constituting the core of the Creek Confederacy • Hypernyms: ↑Muskhogean, ↑Muskogean • Member Holonyms: ↑Creek Confederacy 2. a town in eastern Oklahoma… …   Useful english dictionary

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