Share this entry
Muskogean Line breaks: Mus¦ko|gean
Pronunciation: /ˌmʌskəˈɡiːən/

Definition of Muskogean in English:


A family of American Indian languages spoken in SE North America, including Creek and Choctaw.


Back to top  
Relating to the Muskogean language family.
Example sentences
  • The Muskogean languages belong to the great Algonkian language family.
  • My people are the Muskogean people and they have the Creek name.
  • Creeks who avoided relocation to Oklahoma tended to stop speaking the Muskogean language so they would not be recognized as Indians and therefore forced to leave their homes.


From Muskogee2 + -an.

Words that rhyme with Muskogean

Definition of Muskogean in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources