Tunican

adjective
Tu·​ni·​can | \ ˈt(y)ünə̇kən \
variants: or less commonly Tonikan \ ˈtönə̇kən , təˈnēk-​ \

Definition of Tunican

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of or relating to the Tunica or their language
2 : of or relating to Tunican

Tunican

noun
\ " \
variants: or less commonly Tonikan \ " \
plural -s

Definition of Tunican (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : a language family of the Gulf phylum comprising the Tunica language
2 in former classifications : a language stock comprising Tunican, Atakapan, and Chitimachan

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“Tunican.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tunican. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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