O'odham

noun
O'o·​dham | \ ˈō-ə-ˌdäm How to pronounce O'odham (audio) \
plural O'odhams or O'odham

Definition of O'odham

1a : tohono o'odham
b : a member of either the Pima or Tohono O'odham peoples
2 : the Uto-Aztecan language spoken by the Pimas and Tohono O'odhams

First Known Use of O'odham

1985, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

History and Etymology for O'odham

O'odham ʔóʔdham people

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The first known use of O'odham was in 1985

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Cite this Entry

“O'odham.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/O%27odham. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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