[ hee-daht-sah ]
/ hiˈdɑt sɑ /
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noun, plural Hi·dat·sas, (especially collectively) Hi·dat·sa for 1.
a member of a Siouan people dwelling on the Missouri River.
the Siouan language of the Hidatsa tribe.
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Words nearby Hidatsa
hickymal, hic requiescit in pace, hid, hidalgo, Hidalgo y Costilla, Hidatsa, hidden, hidden agenda, hidden hand, hiddenite, hidden tax
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How to use Hidatsa in a sentence
The following account is from information given by several persons of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara tribes.Prairie Smoke (Second Edition, Revised)|Melvin Randolph Gilmore
Their language differs only slightly from that of the Hidatsa.Villages of the Algonquian, Siouan, and Caddoan Tribes West of the Mississippi|David Ives Bushnell
The same is true of the Hidatsa pitika, which signifies a smoothing out, or straightening.The Number Concept|Levi Leonard Conant
(Mandan and Hidatsa I.) "To kill with a blow; to deal the death blow."
American instructed deaf-mutes use substantially the sign described by (Mandan and Hidatsa I).