Definitions for tanoantəˈnoʊ ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ta•no•antəˈnoʊ ən(n.)

  1. a group of languages spoken by several Pueblo Indian peoples of N and central New Mexico, constituting together with the language of the Kiowa Indians a single language family

    Category: Peoples

    Ref: ( Kiowa-Tanoan ).

Origin of Tanoan:

1891 AmerSp Tagno

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tanoan, Tanoan language(noun)

    a family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States

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