Caddo

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noun Cad·do \ˈka-(ˌ)dō\

Definition of Caddo

plural

Caddo

or

Caddos

  1. 1 :  a member of a group of American Indian peoples of Louisiana, Arkansas, and eastern Texas

  2. 2 :  the language of the Caddo peoples

Origin and Etymology of caddo

American French Cadaux, modification of American Spanish Cadojodacho, from Caddo kaduhdá·čuʔ, a Caddo tribe


First Known Use: 1805


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