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Noun: Shahaptian  shu'hap-tee-un
  1. A member of a North American Indian people who lived in Oregon along the Columbia river and its tributaries in Washington and northern Idaho
    - Sahaptin, Sahaptino
  2. A Penutian language spoken by the Shahaptian
    - Sahaptin, Sahaptin language, Shahaptian language

Derived forms: Shahaptians

Type of: Penutian

Encyclopedia: Shahaptian