Tiwa

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Ti·wa

 (tē′wə)
n. pl. Tiwa or Ti·was
1. A member of a group of Pueblo peoples of northern New Mexico.
2. The group of Kiowa-Tanoan languages spoken by the Tiwa.
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The largest donation going to a Democrat came from the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo Native of El Paso, known as the Tiguas, who gave one of their own federally-recognized members, MarySue Femath, $100,000 for her primary race against incumbent Rep.
Ano 1557, la Junta de letrados que se hizo en Valladolid para las conquistas, aun no estaba resuelta, y este ano se pidio su voto a fray Melchor Cano", en: REAL ACADEMIA DE LA HISTORIA, Coleecion de documentos ineditos relativos al descubrimiento, conquista y organizacion de las an tiguas posesiones espanolas de ultramar, Tomo XIV (Madrid, 1923) 128.
While organizing the 1968 festival, Ralph Rinzler conducted fieldwork among Lummis in Washington State and Tiguas in Texas.
En esta region tan apartada, las misiones franciscanas de evangelizacion dieron paso a los presidios militares, en razon de las revueltas de los indios; ahi estan aun, proximas, a nuestro alcance, la reservacion de los indios Tiguas en la mision de Ysleta, las misiones de Socorro y de San Elizario, en Nuevo Mexico; y las que aun nos pertenecen, como las Misiones de Senecu (1630), de Guadalupe (1659) y de San Jose (1785), que en la parte trasera alberga un camposanto de familias encumbradas de la epoca.
En las tragedias an tiguas --dice el gran dramaturgo-- por lo general no hay ni aun accion psicologica, que es mil veces superior a la accion material y que parece indispensable.
The six-day trip cost the Tiguas $50,000 toward Abramoff's $150,000 total bill.
Arturo Senclair, governor of the Tigua tribe, said then that Burns should have returned the money by donating it to a charity that benefits the Tiguas, who hired Abramoff to help reopen a casino that had been shut down.
Unlike the tribes Abramoff had taken as clients, the Tiguas were partisan Democrats.
Under terms central to the agreement with Mobil, the Tiguas have agreed to collect and remit applicable federal and state motor fuels taxes.
Hearing continues in Tiguas gaming case, state seeks shutdown of Speaking Rock, El Paso Times
Texas officials target Tiguas over games, seek penalties, $750K, El Paso Times