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Definition of the noun arapaho

What does arapaho mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Arapahoes / Arapahos

  1. a member of a tribe of Plains Indians formerly inhabiting eastern Colorado and Wyoming (now living in Oklahoma and Wyoming)
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • alternative spelling: Arapahoe
    • more generic terms: Algonquian / Algonquin = a member of any of the North American Indian groups speaking an Algonquian language and originally living in the subarctic regions of eastern Canada; Buffalo Indian / Plains Indian = a member of one of the tribes of American Indians who lived a nomadic life following the buffalo in the Great Plains of North America
  2. the Algonquian language spoken by the Arapaho

Alternative definition of the noun arapaho


  1. A member of the Arapaho people


Arapaho is a town in and county seat of Custer County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 796 at the 2010 census, a 6.4 percent increase from 748 at the 2000 census. The town lies long U.S. Route 183. It is named for the Arapaho Indian tribe.


"Arapaho" is a composition.

Phrases with Arapaho

  1. Arapaho Sedge
  2. Ormosia arapaho
  3. Rhypholophus Arapaho
  4. species Ormosia arapaho
  5. Species Rhypholophus Arapaho

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Arapaho

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Google previewAn International Glossary of Place Name Elements (2005)

by Joel F. Mann

Arapaho: Arapaho is a Native American language of the Algonquian family of languages. It is spoken today mainly in Oklahoma and Wyoming. Araucanian: Araucanian is an aboriginal language of the Andean Equatorial family of languages ...

Google previewBiological Anthropology (2016)

Anthropology, Anthropology by CTI Reviews

Arapaho: The Arapaho are atribeof Native Americans historically living onthe eastern plains of Colorado andWyoming. Theywereclose allies of theCheyenne tribeandloosely aligned with the Sioux. Arapaho is an Algonquian language closely ...

Google previewNative Nations, Cultures and Histories of Native North America (2016)

by CTI Reviews

The Arapaho are a tribe of Native Americans historically living on the eastern plains of Colorado and Wyoming. They were close allies of the Cheyenne tribe and loosely aligned with the Sioux. Arapaho is an Algonquian language closely ...

Google previewMiscellaneous Publication (1928)

THE LEADVILLE NATIONAL FOREST South and west of the southern division of the Arapaho is the Leadville National Forest. The Leadville forest, the Holy Cross forest on the west, and the Cochetopa immediately south cover the highest ...

Google previewAmerica, A Narrative History, Brief (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Arapaho The Arapaho are a tribe of Native Americans historically living on the eastern plains of Colorado and Wyoming. They were close allies of the Cheyenne tribe and loosely aligned with the Sioux. Arapaho is an Algonquian language ...

Google previewAmerican History, A Survey (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Black Death Cheyenne Arapaho is an Algonquian language closely related.

Google previewThe People, A History of Native America (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Arapaho is an Algonquian language closely related to Gros Ventre, whose people are seenasan early offshootof theArapaho. World war: A world war is a war affecting the majority of the world's most powerful and populous nations. World wars ...

Google previewTraditions of the Arapaho (1997)

by George Amos Dorsey

the Arapaho bands entered the area and began to develop a bison-hunting economy. Since Arapaho is a member of the Algonquian language family, the general suggestion is that the various bands originated close to the Great Lakes area.

Google previewOklahoma (1997)

The Land and Its People by Kenny Arthur Franks

Arapaho is the seat of Custer County and for more than a decade dominated the economy of the region. In 1903, however, the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad bypassed Arapaho in favor of Clinton. Clinton, organized in 1903 with ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Wyoming Indians (2001)

by Donald Ricky

ARAPAHO History. Algonquian-speaking peoples were concentrated around the Great Lakes region at about the beginning of the 11th century. They slowly migrated, The Arapaho most likely being part of them. Moving to the Plains greatly ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Kansas Indians (1998)

by Donald Ricky

In the early 1900s, after the General Allotment Act was passed, the southern Arapaho lost 4 million acres of reservation land. Today, with no reservation, about 3,000 southern Arapaho live throughout the northern, central, and southern parts of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of South Dakota Indians (2001)

by Donald Ricky

The northern Arapaho received individual allotments of 160 acres each in 1907, but the remaining reservation lands remained intact. This unallotted portion, by far the largest part, is owned by' the Arapaho and Shoshone tribes who divide the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Montana Indians (2001)

by Donald Ricky

Many northern Arapaho work in construction and agriculture. Some find employment with the tribe or Bureau of Indian Affairs. Serious economic problems persist, however, and are the major concern of the tribal business council.

Google previewThe Element Encyclopedia of Native Americans: An A to Z of Tribes, Culture, and History (2013)

by Adele Nozedar

Wyoming, while the Southern Arapaho went to live with the Cheyenne in Oklahoma. Despite this close association, which often meant intermarriage, each people retained its own customs and language.One majorcultural difference ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Costume (1996)

by Josephine Paterek

The Algonquian-speaking Arapaho originally lived in the Red River Valley in earthen lodges; in the seventeenth century they moved onto the Plains to become horse nomads. They were closely associated with the Atsina (the Gros Ventre of ...

Google preview50 Events That Shaped American Indian History: An Encyclopedia of the American Mosaic [2 volumes] (2016)

by Donna Martinez, Jennifer L. Williams Bordeaux

The subsequent Pike's Peak gold rush strained relations between the Cheyenne, Arapaho, and incoming settlers. The increased number of settlers and immigration into the area caused issues with the lifeways of the tribes, as the number of ...

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Scrabble value of A1R1A1P3A1H4O1

The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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