Akwa'ala

noun

Akwa·​'ala
ˌä-kwə-ˈä-lə
plural Akwa'ala or Akwa'alas
1
a
: an Indian people of Lower California, Mexico
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Yuman language of the Akwa'ala people

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1912, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of Akwa'ala was circa 1912

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“Akwa'ala.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Akwa%27ala. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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