from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Pueblo people located in western New Mexico.
- n. A member of this people.
- n. The language of the Zuni, of no known linguistic affiliation.
- A pueblo of northwest New Mexico west of Albuquerque. Population: 6,360.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Zuni people or their traditional language.
- n. A member of the Zuni tribe.
- proper n. A certain native American tribe.
- proper n. The language traditionally spoken by members of this tribe.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A member of the best-known community or tribe of the semicivilized Pueblo Indians of New Mexico, living in a village of the same name on the Zuñi river, composed of large communal houses.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a member of the Pueblo people living in western New Mexico
From earlier Zuñi, from American Spanish, from Acoma Keresan sɨ̂‧ni or a cognate. (Wiktionary)