Yuman

Yuman

[yoo-muhn]
noun
1.
a family of languages including the language shared by the Yuma and Mohave Indians and several other languages of the lower valley of the Colorado River.
adjective
2.
of or pertaining to Yuman.

Origin:
1890–95; Yum(a) + -an

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Yuman (ˈjuːmən)
 
n
1.  a family of North American Indian languages spoken chiefly in Arizona, California, and Mexico
 
adj
2.  relating to or belonging to this family of languages

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