Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. one of the American Indians; -- so called from his color.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A holocentroid fish, Holocentrus ascensionis, of a brilliant reddish color.

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

  • n. (slang) offensive term for Native Americans


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.