Iowa

Primary Meanings of Iowa

1.
n
a state in midwestern United States
2.
n
a member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri
Full Definitions of Iowa
1

n a state in midwestern United States

Synonyms:
Hawkeye State, IA
Example of:
American state
one of the 50 states of the United States
2

n a member of the Siouan people formerly living in Iowa and Minnesota and Missouri

Synonyms:
Ioway
Type of:
Siouan, Sioux
a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains

n a dialect of the Chiwere language spoken by the Iowa

Synonyms:
Ioway
Type of:
Chiwere
the Siouan language spoken by the Iowa and Oto and Missouri

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