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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Origin and Etymology of patayan

Walapai pataya ancient people + English -an


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