Choctaw

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noun Choc·taw \ˈchäk-(ˌ)tȯ\

Definition of Choctaw

plural

Choctaw

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Choctaws

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana

  2. 2 :  the language of the Choctaw people

Origin and Etymology of choctaw

Choctaw čahta


First Known Use: 1722


CHOCTAW Defined for English Language Learners

Choctaw

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noun Choc·taw \ˈchäk-(ˌ)tȯ\

Definition of Choctaw for English Language Learners

  • : a member of a Native American people of Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana


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