Alsea

noun

Al·​sea
alˈsēə
plural Alsea or Alseas
1
a
: an Indian people of the Pacific coast of Oregon
b
: a member of such people
2
: the Yakonan language of the Alsea people

Word History

Etymology

Alsea Alsé

First Known Use

1863, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

Time Traveler
The first known use of Alsea was in 1863

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“Alsea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alsea. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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