Patayan

adjective
Pa·​ta·​yan | \ ¦pätə¦yän \

Definition of Patayan

: of or belonging to a culture of western Arizona dating from about 700 to 1200 and characterized by crude brush and mud huts, clay pottery, and the cultivation of corn, beans, and cotton : yuman

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History and Etymology for Patayan

Walapai pataya ancient people + English -an

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“Patayan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Patayan. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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