from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Native American confederacy formerly inhabiting south-central Kansas and later moving southward into Oklahoma and Texas, with a present-day population in southwest Oklahoma.
- n. A member of this confederacy.
- n. The Caddoan language of the Wichita.
- A city of south-central Kansas on the Arkansas River southwest of Kansas City. It was founded in the 1860s on the site of an earlier Wichita Village and boomed as a cow town after the coming of the railroad in 1872. Population: 358,000.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A tribe of Native Americans, most populous in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.
- proper n. Their Caddoan language, which is almost extinct.
- n. A member of this tribe.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the largest city in Kansas; located in southern Kansas on the Arkansas River
- n. the Caddoan language spoken by the Wichita
- n. a member of the Caddo people formerly living between Kansas and central Texas
Caddo wííc'ita.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)