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Mojave

[moh-hah-vee] /moʊˈhɑ vi/
noun, plural Mojaves (especially collectively) Mojave, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Mojave

Mohave

/məʊˈhɑːvɪ/
noun
1.
(pl) -ves, -ve. a member of a North American Indian people formerly living along the Colorado River
2.
the language of this people, belonging to the Yuman family

Mojave

/məʊˈhɑːvɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Mohave
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Word Origin and History for Mojave

also Mohave, 1831, from native (Yuman) name, hamakhaav, perhaps containing aha "water."

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