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Hopi

[hoh-pee] /ˈhoʊ pi/
noun, plural Hopis (especially collectively) Hopi for 1.
1.
a member of a Pueblo Indian people of northern Arizona.
2.
a Uto-Aztecan language, the language of the Hopi Indians.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80, Americanism; < Hopi hópi a Hopi person, literally, good, peaceable
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Hopi

/ˈhəʊpɪ/
noun
1.
(pl) -pis, -pi. a member of a North American Indian people of NE Arizona
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Shoshonean subfamily of the Uto-Aztecan family
Word Origin
from Hopi Hópi peaceful
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Word Origin and History for Hopi

Pueblo people of the U.S. southwest, from Pueblo hopi, literally "well-mannered, civilized."

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