Definitions for hopiˈhoʊ pi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ho•piˈhoʊ pi(n.)(pl.)-pis; -pi.

  1. a member of a Pueblo Indian people of NE Arizona.

    Category: Peoples

  2. the Uto-Aztecan language of the Hopi.

    Category: Peoples

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Hopi(noun)

    a member of the Shoshonean people of northeastern Arizona

  2. Hopi(noun)

    the Shoshonean language spoken by the Hopi


  1. Hopi(ProperNoun)

    A tribe of North American natives.

  2. Hopi(ProperNoun)

    The Uto-Aztecan language spoken by this North American native American tribe.

  3. Origin: hópi (as in hopísinom "Hopi people"). Popularized by J. Walter Fewkes as a replacement for the previously used and offensive name Moqui which sounds like Hopi móóki "dies, be dead".


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