Caddo meaning

kădō
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A member of a Native American confederacy composed of numerous small tribes formerly inhabiting the Red River area of Louisiana, Arkansas, and eastern Texas and now located in central Oklahoma.
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The Caddoan language of the Caddo.
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A member of any of a group of North American Indian peoples formerly living in Louisiana, Arkansas, and E Texas, now living mainly in Oklahoma.
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The Caddoan language of these peoples.
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A member of one of the Caddo tribes.
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A confederacy of several southeastern Native American tribes, who inhabited much of what is now East Texas, western Louisiana and portions of southern Arkansas and Oklahoma in the sixteenth century.
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A Caddoan language of the Southern Plains of the United States, spoken by the Caddo Nation of Oklahoma.
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Origin of caddo

  • French from Caddo kaduhdā·čuʔ a major tribe of the Caddo confederacy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition