Definitions for paiutepaɪˈut, ˈpaɪ ut

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Pai•utepaɪˈut, ˈpaɪ ut(n.)(pl.)-utes; -ute.

  1. a member of an American Indian people of the U.S. Great Basin region.

    Category: Peoples

  2. either of two Uto-Aztecan languages spoken by the Paiutes.

    Category: Peoples

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Paiute, Piute(noun)

    a member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (northern Paiute and southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in the southwestern United States

  2. Paiute(noun)

    the Shoshonean language spoken by the Paiute


  1. Paiute(Noun)

    Two related groups of North American aboriginal peoplesu2014the Northern Paiute of California, Nevada, and Oregon, and the Southern Paiute of Arizona, southeastern California and Nevada, and Utah.


  1. Paiute

    Paiute refers to three closely related groups of indigenous peoples of the Great Basin: Northern Paiute of California, Idaho, Nevada and Oregon. Owens Valley Paiute of California and Nevada. Southern Paiute of Arizona, southeastern California, Nevada and Utah.


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