Muskogean

noun
Mus·​ko·​ge·​an | \ mə-ˈskō-gē-ən How to pronounce Muskogean (audio) \
variants: or Muskhogean

Definition of Muskogean

: a language family of southeastern U.S. that includes Creek, Chickasaw, and Choctaw

First Known Use of Muskogean

1885, in the meaning defined above

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20 Jan 2021

Cite this Entry

“Muskogean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Muskogean. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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