Yeibichai

noun
Yei·​bi·​chai | \ ˈyābəˌchī \
plural -s

Definition of Yeibichai

1 : a Navajo supernatural represented by a masked dancer in an initiation or curative ceremony
2 : the ceremony performed by Yeibichai dancers

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History and Etymology for Yeibichai

Navaho ye'ibeshichai

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“Yeibichai.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Yeibichai. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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