Attacapan

noun
1. a member of an Indian people formerly living along the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
Syn: ↑Atakapa
Hypernyms: ↑Plains Indian, ↑Buffalo Indian
2. a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
Syn: ↑Atakapa, ↑Atakapan, ↑Attacapa

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  • Attacapa — noun a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas • Syn: ↑Atakapa, ↑Atakapan, ↑Attacapan • Hypernyms: ↑Amerind, ↑Amerindian language, ↑American Indian language, ↑American Indian, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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