(redirected from Caddo Indians)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Caddo

a group of Plains Indians formerly living in what is now North and South Dakota and Nebraska and Kansas and Arkansas and Louisiana and Oklahoma and Texas

a family of North American Indian languages spoken widely in the Midwest by the Caddo

References in periodicals archive ?
Todd Smith, The Caddo Indians: Tribes at the Convergence of Empires, 1452-1854 (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1995); Gary Clayton Anderson, The Conquest of Texas: Ethnic Cleansing in the Promised Land, 1820-1875 (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997).
(23.) Smith, The Caddo Indians, 8-9, 54, 166, 173n12, 183nl0; John C.
(38.) Francisco Casanas to the Viceroy of Mexico, August 16, 1691, in John Reed Swanton, Source Material on the History and Ethnology of the Caddo Indians (1942; Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996), 245.
(37.) George Sabo III, "Dancing into the Past: Colonial Legacies in Modern Caddo Indian Ceremony," in A Whole Country in Commotion: The Louisiana Purchase and the American Southwest (Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 2005), 149-68, 164.