Mogollon

noun

Mo·​go·​llon ˌmə-gə-ˈyōn How to pronounce Mogollon (audio)
ˌmō-
often attributive
: a prehistoric American Indian people inhabiting the mountains of eastern Arizona and western New Mexico

Word History

Etymology

Mogollon, mountain range and plateau in New Mexico

First Known Use

1855, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Mogollon was in 1855

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Cite this Entry

“Mogollon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mogollon. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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