Definition of Tanoan language
1. Noun. A family of North American Indian language spoken in southwestern United States.
Generic synonyms: American Indian, American-indian Language, Amerind, Amerindian Language, Indian
Specialized synonyms: Kiowa
Lexicographical Neighbors of Tanoan Language
Literary usage of Tanoan language
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Indians of the Southwest by Pliny Earle Goddard (1913)
"Stature, 177. Stevenson, Mrs. MC, 108, 111. Sun, worship, 173. Tabira, see Gran Quivira. Taboos, 84, 139, 162. Tales, 175. tanoan language, 68, 179. ..."