omaha s \o"ma*has"\ (?), n. pl.; sing. omaha (&?;). (ethnol.) a tribe of indians who inhabited the south side of the missouri river. they are now partly civilized and occupy a reservation in nebraska. omaha n 1. a member of the siouan people formerly living in the missouri river valley in ne nebraska [syn: omaha, maha]
2. largest city in nebraska; located in eastern nebraska on the missouri river [syn: omaha]
3. the dhegiha dialect spoken by the omaha people [syn: omaha]
Omaha ( ) is the largest city in the state of Nebraska, United States, and is the county seat of Douglas County. It is located in the Midwestern United States on the Missouri River, about north of the mouth of the Platte River. Omaha is the anchor of the Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area, which includes Council Bluffs, Iowa, across the Missouri River from Omaha. According to the 2010 census, Omaha's population was 408,958, making it the nation's 41st-largest city. According to the 2014 Population Estimates, Omaha's population was 446,599. Including its suburbs, Omaha formed the 60th-largest metropolitan area in the United States in 2013 with an estimated population of 895,151 residing in eight counties. The Omaha-Council Bluffs-Fremont, NE-IA Combined Statistical Area is 931,667, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2013 estimate. There are nearly 1.3 million residents within a 50-mile (80 km) radius of the city's center, forming the Greater Omaha area.
Dictionary source: JM Languages
English to English translation of Omaha Noun 1. a member of the Siouan people formerly living in the Missouri river valley in northeastern Nebraska (synonym) Maha (hypernym) Dhegiha 2. largest city in Nebraska; located in eastern Nebraska on the Missouri river; a major transportation center of the Midwest (hypernym) city, metropolis, urban center (part-holonym) Nebraska, Cornhusker State, NE 3. the Dhegiha dialect spoken by the Omaha people (hypernym) Dhegiha 4. thoroughbred that won the triple crown in 1935 (hypernym) thoroughbred