Achomawi

noun Acho·ma·wi \ə-ˈchō-mə-ˌwē\
variants: or

Achumawi

\ə-ˈchü-mə-ˌwē\

Definition of Achomawi

plural

Achomawi

or

Achomawis

or

Achumawi

or

Achumawis

  1. 1a :  an Indian people of the Pit river valley in northern California b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  a Shastan language of the Achomawi people

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Origin and Etymology of achomawi

Achomawi, from achóma river


First Known Use: 1874


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