zapotec
1. [ noun ] a member of a large tribe of Mesoamericans living in southern Mexico whose civilization flourished around 300 to 900
Synonyms: zapotecan
Related terms: Indian
2. [ adjective ] of or relating to the language or culture of the Zapotec people
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the language of the Zapotec people
Synonyms: zapotecan
Related terms: Uto-Aztecan
Similar spelling:   zapotecan