Isleta

noun Is·le·ta \izˈlātə\

Definition of Isleta

plural

Isleta

or

Isletas

  1. 1a :  a Tanoan people of New Mexico b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  the language of the Isleta people

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Origin and Etymology of isleta

Isleta, Indian village and pueblo in central New Mexico occupied by the Isleta people, from Spanish isleta islet, diminutive of isla island, from Latin insula


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