a family of Amerindian languages of the W U.S., Mexico, and Central America, including Hopi, Nahuatl, Pima, Shoshone, and Ute
designating or of these languages, the peoples that speak them, or their cultures
- A language phylum of North and Central America that includes Ute, Hopi, Nahuatl, and Shoshone.
- A member of a people speaking a Uto-Aztecan language.
Origin of Uto-AztecanFrom Ute + Aztec.
- Of or pertaining to Uto-Aztecan.
From Uto- (a combining form of Ute) and Aztecan (Aztec + -an).