Otomac

noun
Oto·​mac | \ ˌōtəˈmäk \
variants: or Otomaco \ -​ä(ˌ)kō \ or Otomak \ -​äk \
plural Otomac or Otomaco or Otomak or Otomacs or Otomacos or Otomaks

Definition of Otomac

1a : an extinct aboriginal people of southern Venezuela
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Otomac people

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History and Etymology for Otomac

Spanish otomaco, of American Indian origin

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“Otomac.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Otomac. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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