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Moqui:

see HopiHopi
, group of the Pueblo, formerly called Moki, or Moqui. They speak the Hopi language, which belongs to the Uto-Aztecan branch of the Aztec-Tanoan linguistic stock, at all their pueblos except Hano, where the language belongs to the Tanoan branch of the Aztec-Tanoan
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The Arthur administration's proclamation stated that the reservation was for the use of "the Moqui Indians and other Indians that the President should decide to settle thereon.
tlalticpac: ti mohuihuixohua ya timotzetzelohua nican moqui nochan
For another example of an American Indian perspective on communal ownership of land, see the petition of the Moqui women to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, as reproduced in Joan West & Wynell Burroughs Schamel, Those Waterless Sandy Valleys: Petition of the Moqui Women, 5 MAGAZINE OF HISTORY 46 (1991).