Miami


Mi·ami

noun \mī-ˈa-mē, -mə\
plural Mi·ami or Mi·am·is

Definition of MIAMI

:  a member of an American Indian people originally of Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana

Origin of MIAMI

alteration of French miamioua, from a Miami self-designation
First Known Use: 1698

Mi·ami

geographical name \mī-ˈa-mē\

Definition of MIAMI

city & port SE Florida on Biscayne Bay pop 399,457
Mi·ami·an \-mē-ən\ noun

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