[ ak-uh-maw-, -muh, ah-kuh ]

  1. a Pueblo Indian village near Albuquerque, New Mexico, built on a sandstone mesa: oldest continuously inhabited location in the U.S.

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How to use Acoma in a sentence

  • A pueblo is a fortress in itself; and now Zaldivar had to storm Acoma house by house, room by room.

    The Spanish Pioneers | Charles F. Lummis