- a member of a North American Indian people of southern California.
- the Uto-Aztecan language of the Cahuilla.
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This Cahuilla village is in a small valley, high up in the San Jacinto range.Glimpses of Three Coasts
Helen Hunt Jackson
They slept at a miserable cabin in one of the clearings, and at early dawn pushed on, reaching the Cahuilla village before noon.
Alessandro's face haunted him, and also the memory of Ramona's, as she lay tossing and moaning in the wretched Cahuilla hovel.