Mimbreño

noun Mim·bre·ño \mēmˈbrān(ˌ)yō\

Definition of Mimbreño

plural

Mimbreño

or

Mimbreños

  1. 1 :  an American Indian people constituting a subdivision of the Gileño

  2. 2 :  a member of the Mimbreño people

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Origin and Etymology of mimbreño

American Spanish, from Mimbres mountains, southwestern New Mexico + Spanish -eño (suffix added to place names to form names of inhabitants)


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