Coahuiltec

noun
Co·​a·​huil·​tec | \ ˌkōəˈwēlˌtek \
plural Coahuiltec or Coahuiltecs

Definition of Coahuiltec

1a : an Indian people of northeastern Mexico and Texas
b : a member of such people
2 : a Coahuiltecan language of the Coahuiltec people

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History and Etymology for Coahuiltec

Spanish coahuilteca, from Coahuila state in Mexico + Spanish -teca (as in azteca Aztec)

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“Coahuiltec.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coahuiltec. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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