[ nach-iz ]
/ ˈnætʃ ɪz /

noun, plural Natch·ez for 2.

a port in SW Mississippi, on the Mississippi River.
a member of an extinct Muskhogean Indian tribe once living on the lower Mississippi River. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Indian people of the lower Mississippi valley, of unknown origin.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper