Kiowa

noun Ki·o·wa \ ˈkī-ə-ˌwȯ , -ˌwä , -ˌwā \

Definition of Kiowa

plural Kiowa or Kiowas
1 : a member of an American Indian people of what are now Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas
2 : the language of the Kiowa people

Origin and Etymology of kiowa

ultimately from Kiowa kɔ́ygú, a self-designation


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