Quileute

noun
Quil·​e·​ute
variants: or Quillayute \ ¦kwilə¦yüt \
plural Quileute or Quileutes or Quillayute or Quillayutes

Definition of Quileute

1a : a Chimakuan people of the western part of the state of Washington
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Quileute people

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“Quileute.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Quileute. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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