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Kiowa

[kahy-uh-wuh, -wah, -wey]
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noun, plural Ki·o·was, (especially collectively) Ki·o·wa for 1.
  1. a member of a Plains Indian people of the southwestern U.S.
  2. a language that is closely related to Tanoan and is the language of the Kiowa people.
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Historical Examples

  • They struggled, their bodies so close that the Kiowa could not use his rifle.

    Oh, You Tex!

    William Macleod Raine

  • When Roberts crept away into the darkness he carried with him the knife of the Kiowa.

    Oh, You Tex!

    William Macleod Raine

  • Do you reckon you could tell the trail of a Kiowa from the track of a coyote?

    George at the Fort

    Harry Castlemon

  • No Kiowa shall ever cross my trail and live—no, not if I hang for it.

    George at the Fort

    Harry Castlemon

  • These salty-dogs but crave To pull them out the grave Just one Kiowa spur.