Maidu

noun

Mai·​du
ˈmī(ˌ)dü
plural Maidu or Maidus
1
a
: an Indian people of the Feather and American river valleys of California
b
: a member of such people
2
: a Pujunan language of the Maidu people
3
: pujunan

Word History

Etymology

Maidu, literally, person, man

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“Maidu.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Maidu. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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