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Noun1.Atakapa - a member of an Indian people formerly living along the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
Buffalo Indian, Plains Indian - a member of one of the tribes of American Indians who lived a nomadic life following the buffalo in the Great Plains of North America
2.Atakapa - a language spoken by the Atakapa of the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
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She spoke with both fishers and with members of a community of the first Louisianans, the native Atakapa people.
25 Atakapa Ishak Nation Honoring Our Heritage Powwow.
ATAKAPA (ATF-149)--October 11-14, 2007, Nashville, Tennessee, Contact Paul Kelly, Phone (410) 867-1972, Email pvkelly1@yahoo.