arapaho arapaho  /ə ˈræ pə ˌhoʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of a tribe of Plains Indians formerly inhabiting eastern Colorado and Wyoming (now living in Oklahoma and Wyoming)
  2. (n) the Algonquian language spoken by the Arapaho

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Reservation Man Indicted

    (Cheyenne) – An indictment filed in federal court accuses Northern Arapaho Tribal member Lee Michael Spoonhunter of assault resulting in serious bodily harm. Spoonhunter is pleading not guilty to the charge, according to U.S. Attorney Christopher ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Riverton Radio

  2. Reservation Death

    (Riverton) – Wind River Reservation law enforcement personnel are apparently investigating a homicide that occurred in the Arapaho area over the weekend. A report from the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office indicates the County Coroner was called ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Riverton Radio

Quotes

  • "A single bald eagle is taken for the Northern Arapaho Sun Dance, which has been held since time immemorial, and it results in criminal sanctions," Carlson said. "But bald eagles get electrocuted on electric utility lines in Wyoming and...
    on Feb 24, 2009 By: John Carlson Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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