Chickasaw

noun
Chick·​a·​saw | \ ˈchi-kə-ˌsȯ How to pronounce Chickasaw (audio) \

Definition of Chickasaw

1 plural Chickasaw or Chickasaws : a member of a nation of Indigenous peoples of Mississippi and Alabama
2 : the Muskogean language of the Chickasaw

First Known Use of Chickasaw

1674, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Chickasaw

Chickasaw čikašša

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Cite this Entry

“Chickasaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chickasaw. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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