[ yak-uh-muh ]

noun,plural Yak·i·mas, (especially collectively) Yak·i·ma for 3.
  1. a city in southern Washington State.

  2. a river in south central Washington State. 203 miles (327 kilometers) long.

  1. former name of the Yakama and their language (often used attributively).

Origin of Yakima

see origin at Yakama

Words Nearby Yakima

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