Acolapissa

noun Ac·o·la·pis·sa \ ˌa-kə-lə-ˈpi-sə \

Definition of Acolapissa

plural Acolapissa or Acolapissas
1 :an extinct Muskogean people of Louisiana and Mississippi
2 :a member of the Acolapissa people

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Origin and Etymology of acolapissa

Choctaw Okla pisa, literally, lookouts, guardians, spies, from okla people, tribe + pisa one who sees, observer


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