Tiwa

noun Ti·wa
variants: or less commonly Tigua \ˈtēwə\

Definition of Tiwa

plural Tiwa or Tiwas also Tigua or Tiguas
1 a :any of several Tanoan peoples of north and south central New Mexico
b :a member of any of such peoples
2 :the language of the Tiwa peoples

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Origin and Etymology of tiwa

Spanish tigua, of American Indian origin


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