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

  • n. A Native American people formerly inhabiting the southern Great Plains, with a present-day population in southwest Oklahoma. The Kiowa migrated onto the plains in the late 17th century from an earlier territory in western Montana.
  • n. A member of this people.
  • n. The Tanoan language of the Kiowa.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The Kiowa people of North America, currently in Oklahoma.
  • proper n. The Kiowa language of the Kiowa-Tanoan language family.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the Tanoan language spoken by the Kiowa
  • n. a member of a Tanoan people living in the southwestern United States


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