Muskhogean language


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Noun1.Muskhogean language - a family of North American Indian languages spoken in the southeastern United States
American-Indian language, Amerind, Amerindian language, American Indian, Indian - any of the languages spoken by Amerindians
Alabama - the Muskhogean language of the Alabama
Chickasaw - the Muskhogean language of the Chickasaw
Chahta, Choctaw - the Muskhogean language of the Choctaw
Hitchiti - the Muskhogean language spoken by the Hitchiti
Koasati - the Muskhogean language spoken by the Koasati
Muskogee - the Muskhogean language spoken by the Muskogee
Seminole - the Muskhogean language of the Seminole
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Tribe of Native Americans who spoke a Muskhogean language and were located in what is now northern Mississippi and western Tennessee.
A confederacy covering about fifty towns in Alabama and Georgia, most of whose members spoke a Muskhogean language. They were a settled, agricultural people who were named by whites who observed their settlements along creeks and rivers.
A Native-American tribe that spoke a Muskhogean language and lived in southern Mississippi.