Caddo

noun
1. a group of Plains Indians formerly living in what is now North and South Dakota and Nebraska and Kansas and Arkansas and Louisiana and Oklahoma and Texas
Hypernyms: ↑Plains Indian, ↑Buffalo Indian
Hyponyms: ↑Arikara, ↑Aricara, ↑Eyeish, ↑Kichai, ↑Pawnee, ↑Wichita
2. a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo
Syn: ↑Caddoan, ↑Caddoan language
Hyponyms: ↑Arikara, ↑Aricara, ↑Pawnee, ↑Wichita

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