Juaneño

noun Jua·ne·ño \(h)wəˈnān(ˌ)yō\

Definition of Juaneño

plural

Juaneño

or

Juaneños

  1. 1 :  an extinct Shoshonean people of southwestern California speaking a dialect of Luiseño

  2. 2 :  a member of the Juaneño people

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Origin and Etymology of juaneño

American Spanish, from San Juan Capistrano, Spanish mission in what is now southwestern California


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