Chickasaw

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noun Chick·a·saw \ˈchi-kə-ˌsȯ\

Definition of Chickasaw

plural

Chickasaw

or

Chickasaws

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of Mississippi and Alabama

  2. 2 :  the Muskogean language of the Chickasaw

Origin and Etymology of chickasaw

Chickasaw čikašša


First Known Use: 1674


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