- a member of an American Indian people of the Olympic Peninsula in northwest Washington.
- the Wakashan language of the Makah.
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Port Angeles has been the scene of a grand ceremony,—the marriage of Yeomans's daughter to the son of a Makah chief.
Certain rush bags of the Quinault and the Makah resemble this type of matting but the rushes are not pierced.The Archaeology of the Yakima Valley
Harlan Ingersoll Smith