Calusa

noun Ca·lu·sa \kəˈlüsə\
variants: less commonly

Caloosa

\kəˈlüsə\

Definition of Calusa

plural

Calusa

or

Calusas

  1. 1 :  a people of southern Florida of uncertain, perhaps Muskogean, relationship

  2. 2 :  a member of the Calusa people

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Origin and Etymology of calusa

perhaps modification of Spanish Carlos (Charles V †1558 Holy Roman emperor)


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