- a member of a group of Apache Indians who lived in the U.S. east of the Rio Grande.
- the Athabaskan language of the Lipan.
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At the battle of Lipan they were defeated, routed, crushed out of existence.History of the Moravian Church
J. E. Hutton
That was quite likely, for Lipan warriors are terribly hard riders.
No eyes in the world would suspect No Tongue of being a Lipan.
The Lipan warriors withdrew from it, all but the chief and six braves.
"No," said one of the Lipan braves, pointing toward the south.