What is Navajo?

  • (noun): A member of an Athapaskan people that migrated to Arizona and New Mexico and Utah.
    Synonyms: Navaho
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on navajo:

Shí Naashá
... Shí naashá (I am going/walking around) is a Navajo song, composed in 1868 to commemorate the release of the Navajo from internment at Fort Sumner ... song's lyrics express the elation of the Navajo people on the occasion of their return to their homeland ... Unlike most other Navajo songs, "Shí naashá" is almost entirely translatable - there are few syllables that can not be replaced with an English word of the same ...
List Of Diasporas - N
... The Navajo Nation or Na-Dene, is said to cover not only the four-corner states of the Southwest US (Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado), but the "Na-Dene Diaspora" stretches from Fort Sumner (New Mexico) to Fort ... into urban areas in the mid-20th century has indeed produced more Navajo/Dene people to indicate the Long Walk in the 1860s when 20,000 Navajo was forcibly removed then returned to their ... An estimated 160,000 Navajo/Dene people live in the Southwest and about 250,000 more live across the U.S ...
Navajo, New Mexico - Demographics
... There were 475 households out of which 68.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.6% were married couples living together, 37.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 14.5% were non-families. 12.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 0.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Abronia Fragrans - Uses
... Among the Navajo, it is used medicinally for boils and taken internally when a spider was swallowed ... The Kayenta Navajo use it as a cathartic, for insect bites, as a sudorific, as an emetic, for stomach cramps, and as a general panacea ... The Ramah Navajo use it as a lotion for sores or sore mouth and to bathe perspiring feet ...
Lynda Lovejoy - 2006 & 2010 Presidential Run
... During the 2010 Navajo Nation Primary, Senator Lovejoy gathered 17,137 votes, 35.7% of total vote, her nearest challenger followed with 7,763 votes 16.2 percent ... -Bill Donovan Navajo Times, Aug ... What was to be an easy win turned blue, when Navajo Nation Vice-President defeated NM Senator Lynda Lovejoy (D-D22) for the Office of Navajo Nation President ...

More definitions of "Navajo":

  • (noun): The Athapaskan language spoken by the Navaho people.
    Synonyms: Navaho