\ ˈōˌzärk, -zȧk \
plural Ozark or Ozarks

Definition of Ozark

: an Indian of a division of the Quapaw

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History and Etymology for 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

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“Ozark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ozark. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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