paha

noun
pa·​ha | \ päˈhä \
plural paha or pahas

Definition of paha

: a hill or ridge of glacial origin with a capping of loess found especially in the northeastern part of the state of Iowa

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History and Etymology for paha

Dakota pahá hill

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“Paha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paha. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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