Kiowa

/ˈkaɪəwə/ (say 'kuyuhwuh)

noun
1. a Plains Indian people of south-western USA.
2. (plural Kiowa or Kiowas) a member of this people.
3. the nearly extinct Athapaskan language of this people.
adjective
4. of or relating to this people or their language.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Kiowa — Kicking Bird, un jefe kiowa (ca. 1870) Población total 12.000[1] …   Wikipedia Español

  • KIOWA — Indiens d’Amérique du Nord du groupe linguistique kiowa tano, les Indiens Kiowa vivaient dans le sud des Grandes Plaines de l’Amérique du Nord. Cette tribu fut l’une des dernières à capituler devant les États Unis. Dans les années 1990, on compte …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Kiowa — Kiowa, CO U.S. town in Colorado Population (2000): 581 Housing Units (2000): 243 Land area (2000): 0.488095 sq. miles (1.264161 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.488095 sq. miles (1.264161 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kiowa, CO — U.S. town in Colorado Population (2000): 581 Housing Units (2000): 243 Land area (2000): 0.488095 sq. miles (1.264161 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.488095 sq. miles (1.264161 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kiowa, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 1055 Housing Units (2000): 569 Land area (2000): 1.059955 sq. miles (2.745270 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.059955 sq. miles (2.745270 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kiowa, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 693 Housing Units (2000): 335 Land area (2000): 1.287413 sq. miles (3.334383 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.003483 sq. miles (0.009022 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.290896 sq. miles (3.343405 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kiowa — [kī′ō wä΄, kī′ə wə] n. [Sp Caygua < Kiowa kɔygú ] 1. pl. Kiowas or Kiowa a member of a North American Indian people formerly living in Colorado, Oklahoma, and other W states, and now living in Oklahoma 2. the Tanoan language of this people …   English World dictionary

  • kiowa — adjetivo,sustantivo masculino y femenino 1. Que pertenece a un pueblo amerindio de América del Norte que actualmente vive en reservas: un antiguo poblado kiowa, la reserva de los kiowas. sustantivo masculino 1. Tipo de mocasín de suela flexible …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • Kiowa — (Kioway, spr. kāīowē), nordamerikan. Indianerstamm am obern Arkansas, hat entfernte Sprachverwandtschaft mit den Schoschonen. 1890 lebten 1140 Seelen in Reservationen im Indianerterritorium …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Kiowa — (izg. Kìova) m mn etn. sjevernoamerički Indijanci; među posljednjim plemenima koja su kapitulirala pred SAD om …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

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