Havasupai

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Ha·va·su·pai

 (hä′və-so͞o′pī)
n. pl. Havasupai or Havasu·pais
1. A member of a Native American people inhabiting northwest Arizona southeast of the Grand Canyon.
2. The Yuman language of the Havasupai, closely related to Hualapai.

[Probably Mohave havasu·pay, blue-green (water) person : havasu·, blue-green (water) + -pay, person.]
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Noun1.Havasupai - a member of a North American Indian people of Cataract Canyon in ArizonaHavasupai - a member of a North American Indian people of Cataract Canyon in Arizona
Hoka, Hokan - a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
2.Havasupai - the Yuman language spoken by the Havasupai
Yuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
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She said the burst dam caused extensive flooding in Supai, the main town of the Havasupai Indian Reservation.
And boy, are other falls easier to reach--to get to Havasu, you hike 10 miles into Havasu Canyon, having obtained the required trail permit from the Havasupai Indian Reservation months earlier.
She will plunge 3,100 ft to the Havasupai Indian Reservation before trekking back to civilisation braving heat and exhaustion.