Uto-Aztecan

noun
Uto-Az·​tec·​an | \ ˌyü-tō-ˈaz-ˌte-kən How to pronounce Uto-Aztecan (audio) \

Definition of Uto-Aztecan

: a family of American Indian languages spoken by peoples from the U.S. Great Basin south to Central America

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Uto-Aztecan adjective

First Known Use of Uto-Aztecan

1891, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Uto-Aztecan

Ute + -o- + Aztec

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The first known use of Uto-Aztecan was in 1891

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

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