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Arapaho

noun Arap·a·ho \ə-ˈra-pə-ˌhō\
plural Arap·a·ho or Arap·a·hos or Arap·a·hoe or Arap·a·hoes

Definition of ARAPAHO

1
:  a member of an American Indian people of the plains region ranging from Saskatchewan and Manitoba to New Mexico and Texas
2
:  the Algonquian language of the Arapaho people

Variants of ARAPAHO

Arap·a·ho or Arap·a·hoe \ə-ˈra-pə-ˌhō\

Origin of ARAPAHO

probably from Hidatsa arúpahu Arapaho, or a cognate word in another Siouan language
First Known Use: 1812
ARAPAHOS Defined for Kids

Arapaho

noun Arap·a·ho \ə-ˈra-pə-ˌhō\
plural Arapaho or Arapahos or Arapahoe or Arapahoes

Definition of ARAPAHO for Kids

1
:  a member of an American Indian people of the plains region of the United States and Canada
2
:  the language of the Arapahoe people

Variants of ARAPAHO

Arap·a·ho or Arap·a·hoe \ə-ˈra-pə-ˌhō\

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