Meaning of Shoshone

Sho•sho•ne

Pronunciation: (shō-shō'nē), [key]
— pl. -nes, -ne
  1. a river in NW Wyoming, flowing NE into the Big Horn River. 120 mi. (193 km) long.
  2. a member of any of several Numic-speaking peoples of California, Nevada, Utah, Idaho, and Wyoming.
  3. the language or languages of the Shoshone.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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