[ nuhm-ik ]
/ ˈnʌm ɪk /
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a branch of the Uto-Aztecan family of languages including Northern Paiute, Shoshone, Comanche, Southern Paiute, Ute, and others.
of or relating to the Numic languages.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
Origin of Numic
Coined from nɨmɨ person (in several Numic languages) + -ic
Words nearby Numic
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