Definition of pueblo
1a : the communal dwelling of an American Indian village of Arizona, New Mexico, and adjacent areas consisting of contiguous flat-roofed stone or adobe houses in groups sometimes several stories highb : an American Indian village of the southwestern U.S.
2 capitalized : a member of a group of American Indian peoples of the southwestern U.S.
Origin and Etymology of pueblo
Spanish, village, literally, people, from Latin populus
First Known Use: 1808
Definition of Pueblo
city on the Arkansas River in southeast central Colorado population 106,595
PUEBLO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pueblo for English Language Learners
: a group of Native American homes that have flat roofs and that were used in the past in the southwestern U.S.
Pueblo : a member of any of several groups of Native Americans from the southwestern U.S.
Definition of Pueblo for English Language Learners
: U.S. city, Colorado
PUEBLO Defined for Kids
Definition of pueblo for Students
1 : an American Indian village of Arizona or New Mexico made up of groups of stone or adobe houses with flat roofs
2 cap : a member of any of several American Indian peoples of Arizona or New Mexico
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