Definitions

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

  • noun A member of a Native American people formerly inhabiting northern Georgia and eastern Tennessee, with a present-day population in Oklahoma.
  • noun The language of the Yuchi, of no known linguistic affiliation.

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  • noun Any of a Native American tribe from the eastern Tennessee River valley, nowadays found mostly in northeastern Oklahoma.
  • noun The language isolate spoken by this tribe.

Etymologies

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

[Probably Cherokee yutsi.]

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