Uncompahgre

noun

Un·​com·​pah·​gre
ˌənkəmˈpägrē
plural Uncompahgre or Uncompahgres
1
: a Ute people of southwestern Colorado
2
: a member of the Uncompahgre people

Word History

Etymology

Uncompahgre valley, southwestern Colorado, site of the reservation to which this people was assigned

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“Uncompahgre.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Uncompahgre. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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