Nez perce

What is Nez perce?

Nez perce definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural Nez PerA.cACs [nez pur-siz; French ney per-sey] /E?nE?z E?pE?ra??sEaz; French neEa pE?rE?seEa/, (especially collectively) Nez PerA.cAC for 1.
a member of a North American Indian people of the Sahaptin family.
the Sahaptin language of the Nez PercAC.

Origin of Nez PercAC1805a??15; French: literally, pierced nose