Cahuilla

(redirected from Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians)
Also found in: Acronyms.

Ca·huil·la

 (kə-wē′ə)
n. pl. Cahuilla or Ca·huil·las
1. A member of a Native American people inhabiting parts of southeast California.
2. The Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahuilla.

[American Spanish, perhaps from Cahuilla káwiya, master, boss.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Ca•huil•la

(kəˈwi ə)

n., pl. -las, (esp. collectively) -la.
1. a member of an American Indian people of S California.
2. the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahuilla.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
DeFazio received $1,000 in 2004 from the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe and $500 in 2000 from the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians.
Ford Motor Company, the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians and the Clean Cities Coachella Valley Region (C3VR) recently announced a multi-year partnership aimed at placing a minimum of five hydrogen-powered Ford shuttles in operation next year in Coachella Valley, CA.
The land is owned by the Agua Caliente band of Cahuilla Indians and therefore the strict American rules banning gambling in the state of California do not apply, so you can bet as long as you like - or until your cash runs out.