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MOHAVE (corrupted from hamok-habi; " ...

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Originally appearing in Volume V18, Page 647 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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MOHAVE (corrupted from hamok-habi; " three mountains," their native name, with reference to three peaks, which form a prominent feature of their country), a tribe of North American Indians of Yuman stock. They have always lived along both banks of the lower Colorado river, in Arizona and California.
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