Huichol

noun
Hui·chol | \ wē-ˈchōl \
plural Huichol or Huicholes\wē-ˈchō-lēz, -ˌlās \

Definition of Huichol 

1 : a member of an American Indian people of the mountains between Zacatecas and Nayarit, Mexico

2 : the Uto-Aztecan language of the Huichol people

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Huichol adjective

First Known Use of Huichol

1900, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Huichol

Mexican Spanish

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