Hitchiti


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Noun1.Hitchiti - a member of the Muskhogean people formerly living in Georgia; a member of the Creek Confederacy
Creek Confederacy - a North American Indian confederacy organized by the Muskogee that dominated the southeastern part of the United States before being removed to Oklahoma
Muskhogean, Muskogean - a member of any of the peoples formerly living in southeastern United States and speaking Muskhogean languages
2.Hitchiti - the Muskhogean language spoken by the Hitchiti
Muskhogean language, Muskogean language, Muskhogean, Muskogean - a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
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org discovered several words of Mayan origin in the Hitchiti language spoken by the Hitchiti-Creek Indians who once lived over most of Georgia.
It was promised to the entire Muskogean language family: the Choctaw, the Chickasaw, the Seminole (along with some of their Mikasuki cousins), and the diverse peoples of the Creek Confederacy (including the Maskoke Creek, Alabama, Quassarte, and the Hitchiti, to name a few) and the non-Muskogean-speaking peoples who came with the Confederacy: the Euchee, the Natchez, and the Yamasee.
Tis Mal Crow, a man of Cherokee and Hitchiti descent, said the industry does not have sufficient respect for the plants used in the commercial process.