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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A member of a Pueblo people inhabiting seven pueblos in north-central New Mexico.
  • noun The language family comprising the closely related languages of the Keresan, not known to be related to any other language family.
  • noun A language of this family.

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.
  • noun Any member of the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.
  • proper noun Any of the seven closely related languages of the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[From American Spanish querés, of unknown origin.]

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Keres +‎ -an

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