noun, plural Sho·sho·ne·ans, (especially collectively) Sho·sho·ne·an for 2.
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Example sentences from the Web for Shoshonean
They were surrounded on all sides by the cognate Apache except upon the north, where they meet Shoshonean tribes.
Upon the northeast the eastern limits of the pristine habitat of the Shoshonean tribes are unknown.
Upon the south Shoshonean territory was limited generally by the Colorado River.
In the southwest Shoshonean tribes had pushed across California, occupying a wide band of country to the Pacific.
Very likely much of the area occupied by the Atsina was formerly Shoshonean territory.