Bayogoula

noun
Bay·​o·​gou·​la | \ ˌbī-ō-ˈgü-lə, ˌbī-ə- \
plural Bayogoula or Bayogoulas

Definition of Bayogoula

1 : an extinct Muskogean people of southern Louisiana
2 : a member of the Bayogoula people

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History and Etymology for Bayogoula

Choctaw Báyuk-ókla, literally, bayou people

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“Bayogoula.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bayogoula. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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