Kiliwa

noun
Ki·​li·​wa | \ kə̇ˈlēwə \
variants: or Kiliwi \ -​wē \
plural Kiliwa or Kiliwas or Kiliwi or Kiliwis

Definition of Kiliwa

1a : an Indian people of northern Lower California, Mexico
b : a member of such people
2 : a Yuman language of the Kiliwa people

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“Kiliwa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Kiliwa. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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