Miami

noun
Mi·ami | \ mī-ˈa-mē , -mə \
plural Miami or Miamis

Definition of Miami 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: a member of an American Indian people originally of Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana

Miami

geographical name
Mi·ami | \ mī-ˈa-mē \

Definition of Miami (Entry 2 of 2)

city and port on Biscayne Bay in southeastern Florida population 399,457

Other words from Miami

Geographical name

Miamian \-mē-ən \ noun

First Known Use of Miami

Noun

1698, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Miami

Noun

alteration of French miamioua, from a Miami self-designation

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Miacidae

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Miami

mia-mia

Miami Beach

Miami-Dade County

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The first known use of Miami was in 1698

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