Wailaki

noun
Wai·​la·​ki | \ ˈwīləkē \
plural Wailaki or Wailakis

Definition of Wailaki

1a : an Athapaskan people of the Eel river basin in northwestern California
b : a member of such people
2 : a dialect of the Kato language spoken by the Wailaki people

History and Etymology for Wailaki

Wintun wailaka, literally, northern language

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“Wailaki.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wailaki. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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