Natchesan

noun
Natch·​e·​san | \ ˈnachəsən \
plural -s

Definition of Natchesan

1 : a linguistic family of the Natchez-Muskogean stock comprising the Natchez language
2a : the peoples speaking Natchesan languages (as the Natchez, Taensa, and Avoyel)
b : a member of any of the Natchesan peoples

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History and Etymology for Natchesan

Natchez (of American Indian origin) + English -an

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“Natchesan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Natchesan. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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