Definition of Kiowa in English:

Kiowa

noun

  • 1A member of an American Indian people of the southern plains of the US, now living mainly in Oklahoma.

  • 2[mass noun] The language of the Kiowa, related to the Tanoan group.

adjective

  • Relating to the Kiowa or their language.

Origin

From American Spanish Caygua, from Kiowa kɔ́ygú (plural).

Pronunciation:

Kiowa

/ˈkʌɪəwə/