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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Esselennoun

    a member of a North American Indian people living on the California coast near Monterey

  2. Esselennoun

    the Hokan language spoken by the Esselen

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  1. Esselennoun

    An indigenous population native to the region of Big Sur on the Central Coast of California.

    Etymology: The name Esselen "probably derived from the name of a major native village", possibly from the village known as Exse'ein, or the place called Eslenes the site of the Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo. The Spanish extended the term to mean the entire linguistic group (Hester 1978:498-499).

  2. Esselennoun

    The language of this people.

    Etymology: The name Esselen "probably derived from the name of a major native village", possibly from the village known as Exse'ein, or the place called Eslenes the site of the Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo. The Spanish extended the term to mean the entire linguistic group (Hester 1978:498-499).

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of esselen in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of esselen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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