Ozark

noun \ˈōˌzärk, -zȧk\

Definition of Ozark

plural

Ozark

or

Ozarks

  1. :  an Indian of a division of the Quapaw

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Origin and Etymology of ozark

probably alteration of Aux Arcs, early French post among the Quapaw in the area of Arkansas Post, Arkansas, from French aux Arcs at the Quapaw, probably by shortening and alteration (influence of arcs, plural of arc bow, from Middle French) from aux Arkansas — more at arc


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