Definition of Mixe–Zoquean in English:

Mixe–Zoquean

adjective

  • Designating or relating to the Mixe and Zoque peoples of southern Mexico, considered as one group, or their languages.

noun

  • 1The Mixe–Zoque language family.

  • 2A member of the Mixe–Zoque.

Origin

1940s. From Mixe [adjective] + Zoquean. Compare Mixe–Zoque [adjective] and etymological note at that entry.

Pronunciation

Mixe–Zoquean

/ˌmiːheɪˈsəʊkeɪən/