- a member of a tribe of North American Indians who live in Arizona.
- the Yuman language of the Yavapai.
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Examples from the Web for yavapai
I want to teach the people here, the Walapai and Yavapai, to hunt.
On the east were the Walapai and Yavapai, the latter to the south.
On the east the Walapai sat to the north and the Yavapai to the south.
"And I want you to speak like this," he said to the Yavapai.
It was at Nora's suggestion, after they had agreed that Bruce might be on his way to Yavapai that day.Bruce of the Circle A