Akwa'ala

noun
Akwa·​'ala | \ ˌä-kwə-ˈä-lə \
plural Akwa'ala or Akwa'alas

Definition of Akwa'ala

1a : an Indian people of Lower California, Mexico
b : a member of such people
2 : the Yuman language of the Akwa'ala people

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First Known Use of Akwa'ala

circa 1912, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“Akwa'ala.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Akwa'ala. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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