Wintun

noun Win·tun \(ˈ)win‧¦tün\
variants: or

Wintu

\-ü\

Definition of Wintun

plural

Wintun

or

Wintuns

or

Wintu

or

Wintus

  1. 1a :  an Indian people of the Sacramento valley, California b :  a member of such people

  2. 2 :  a Copehan language of the Wintun people

  3. 3 :  copehan 1

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Origin and Etymology of wintun

Wintun, people


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