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Noun: Mojave  mow'haa-vee
  1. A member of the North American Indian people formerly living in the Colorado river valley in Arizona and Nevada and California
    - Mohave
     
  2. The Yuman language spoken by the Mohave
    - Mohave
     
  3. A desert area in southern California and western Arizona
    - Mojave Desert, Mohave, Mohave Desert

Derived forms: Mojaves

Type of: desert, Hoka, Hokan, Yuman

Part of: Arizona, AZ, CA, Calif., California, Golden State, Grand Canyon State

Encyclopedia: Mojave, California