piki

noun

pi·​ki ˈpē-kē How to pronounce piki (audio)
: bread made especially from blue cornmeal and baked in thin sheets by the Indians of the southwestern U.S.

Word History

Etymology

Hopi píki

First Known Use

1859, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of piki was in 1859

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Cite this Entry

“Piki.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piki. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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