Cotoname

noun
Co·​to·​na·​me | \ˌkōtəˈnä(ˌ)mā\
variants: or Cotonam \ ˈ⸗⸗ˌnäm, -​ˌnam \
plural Cotoname or Cotonames or Cotonam or Cotonams

Definition of Cotoname 

1a : an Indian people of northeastern Mexico

b : a member of such people

2 : the Coahuiltecan language of the Cotoname people

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History and Etymology for Cotoname

Spanish cotoname, of American Indian origin

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