Definition of Shuswap in English:

Shuswap

Syllabification: Shu·swap
Pronunciation: /ˈSHo͞oˌswäp/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun (plural same or Shuswaps)

  • 1A member of an American Indian people of southern British Columbia.
  • 2The Salishan language of the Shuswap.

adjective

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  • Relating to the Shuswap or their language.

Origin

from the Shuswap self-designation sexwépemc.

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