What does yuma mean?

Definitions for yumaˈyu mə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Yuma(noun)

    a member of the North American Indian people of Arizona and adjacent Mexico and California

  2. Yuma(noun)

    a town in southwestern Arizona on the Colorado River and the California border

  3. Yuma(noun)

    the Yuman language spoken by the Yuma


  1. Yuma(Noun)

    The Quechan people and language

  2. Yuma(ProperNoun)

    A city in southwest Arizona


  1. Yuma

    Yuma is a city in and the county seat of Yuma County, Arizona, United States. It is located in the southwestern corner of the state, and the population of the city was 93,064 at the 2010 census, up from the 2000 Census Bureau population of 77,515. Yuma is the principal city of the Yuma, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area, which consists of Yuma County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the 2008 estimated population of the Yuma MSA is 194,322, though more than 85,000 retirees make Yuma their winter residence.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yuma in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yuma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  1. Ronald Colburn:

    The rest all got away, with no idea what, or who, they brought in, yuma had become the most dangerous part of the border.

  2. Ronald Colburn:

    Yuma became the ‘proof of concept’ that America can protect and control its border when the proper mix of resources are placed almost instantaneously, by 2008, Yuma Sector arrests of illicit border crossers and traffickers had dwindled from over 138,000 to 8,363.

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