Shoshoni

Definitions of Shoshoni
1

n a member of the North American Indian people (related to the Aztecs) of the southwestern United States

Synonyms:
Shoshone
Examples:
Sacagawea
the Shoshone guide and interpreter who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition part of the way
Types:
show 4 types...
hide 4 types...
Comanche
a member of the Shoshonean people who formerly lived between Wyoming and the Mexican border but are now chiefly in Oklahoma
Hopi
a member of the Shoshonean people of northeastern Arizona
Paiute, Piute
a member of either of two Shoshonean peoples (northern Paiute and southern Paiute) related to the Aztecs and living in the southwestern United States
Ute
a member of the Shoshonean people of Utah and Colorado and New Mexico
Type of:
American Indian, Indian, Red Indian
a member of the race of people living in America when Europeans arrived

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.