Atakapa

noun
Ata·ka·pa
variants: or Attacapa \əˈtakəpə, -äk-, -ˌpä, -ˌpȯ \
plural Atakapa or Atakapas or Attacapa or Attacapas

Definition of Atakapa 

1a : an Indian people of the Gulf coast of Louisiana and Texas

b : a member of such people

2 : the language of the Atakapa people

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History and Etymology for Atakapa

French Atac-Apa, from Choctaw hatak-apa cannibal, from hatak man + apa eats

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