noun Cad·do \ˈka-(ˌ)dō\
plural Caddo or Caddos

Definition of CADDO

:  a member of a group of American Indian peoples of Louisiana, Arkansas, and eastern Texas
:  the language of the Caddo peoples

Origin of CADDO

American French Cadaux, modification of American Spanish Cadojodacho, from Caddo kaduhdá·čuʔ, a Caddo tribe
First Known Use: 1805

Rhymes with CADDO


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