Definition of Achumawi in English:

Achumawi

(also Achomawi, Ajumawi)

noun

  • A member of any of the nine bands of a North American Indian people living along the Pit River in northern California.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or designating the Achumawi or their language.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Achumawi Ajummaawi people of the river from ajumma river.

Pronunciation:

Achumawi

/ˌatʃuːˈmɑːwi/