Omaha

noun
Oma·​ha | \ ˈō-mə-ˌhȯ How to pronounce Omaha (audio) , -ˌhä \
plural Omaha or Omahas

Definition of Omaha

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a member of an American Indian people of northeastern Nebraska
2 : the Siouan language of the Omaha

Omaha

geographical name
Oma·​ha | \ ˈō-mə-ˌhȯ How to pronounce Omaha (audio) , -ˌhä \

Definition of Omaha (Entry 2 of 2)

city on the Missouri River in eastern Nebraska population 408,958

First Known Use of Omaha

Noun

1814, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Omaha

Noun

Omaha umą́hą, a self-designation

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“Omaha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Omaha. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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