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Apache

Pronunciation: /əˈpætʃi/

Translation of Apache in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (language) apache (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • He even said two Apache elders had been invited to help to translate passages of the script into Apache.
    • Tracking and awareness are the same word in Apache.
    • Moving through the boys, Mike made quiet greetings with his relatives in Spanish, English, and Apache.
    1.2 countable/numerable (person) apache (masculine and feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Historically recorded groups include Apaches, Comanches, Kickapoos, and Kiowas.
    • The last holdouts were the Apaches of Arizona and New Mexico.
    • Scholars at one time assumed that the arrival of the Apaches and Navajos played a role in the abandonment of those ancient centers of civilization.

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