Mariposan

noun

Mar·​i·​po·​san
ˌmarəˈpōsᵊn,
-ōzᵊn
plural -s
: a language family of the Penutian stock in California comprising a small number of languages all known as Yokuts

Word History

Etymology

Mariposa county, central California + English -an

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“Mariposan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mariposan. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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