Definition of Calapooya

1. Noun. A member of the North American Indian people of Oregon.

Exact synonyms: Calapuya, Kalapooia, Kalapuya
Generic synonyms: Penutian



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Calapooya

Calamagrostic quadriseta
Calamagrostis
Calamagrostis acutiflora
Calamintha
Calamintha grandiflora
Calamintha nepeta
Calamintha nepeta glantulosa
Calamintha sylvatica
Calamity Jane
Calamus australis
Calamus penna
Calamus rotang
Calan
Calandrinia
Calandrinia ciliata
Calapooya (current term)
Calapuya
Calayan rail
Calayan rails
Calculus Surface Index
Calcutta
Calcuttan
Caldani's ligament
Calder
Calderon
Calderon de la Barca
Caldwell
Caldwell-Luc operation
Caldwell projection

Literary usage of Calapooya

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1897)
"One of the principal tributaries of the Umpqua River in southwestern Oregon is the Calapooya. It rises upon the western slope of the Cascade ..."

2. All the Western States and Territories, from the Alleghanies to the Pacific by John Warner Barber, Henry Howe (1867)
"... valley by the Calapooya M juo- tains, also about 3000 feet high. All Oregon—that is, its western division, except the low lands of the ..."

3. A Gazetteer of Ethnology by Akira Matsumura (1908)
"Same as Calapooya. ... in the region of the Calapooya = IH i>0 Abipones =)• %, a 0 Calapooya — fi>\ -20 Calapooya = [^ =?0 ..."

4. Report by United States Board on Geographic Names, United States Geographic Board (1916)
"Calapooya; Stream, tributary to Willamette River, western part Linn County, ... see Calapooya. Callaway; Bayou, north side of East Bay, Bay County, Fla. ..."

5. History of Oregon by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1888)
"This county has three natural divisions, the first lying between the north and south Santiam rivers; the second between Santiam River and Calapooya creek, ..."

6. History of the Pacific States of North America by Hubert Howe Bancroft, William Nemos, Henry Lebbeus Oak, Frances Fuller Victor, Alfred Bates (1888)
"This county has three natural divisions, the first lying between the north and south Santiam rivers; the second between Santiam River and Calapooya creek, ..."

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