kachina

(noun)

noun

1. a masked dancer during a Pueblo religious ceremony who is thought to embody some particular spirit

Definition categories: person, dancer, terpsichorean

2. a deified spirit of the Pueblo people

Definition categories: person, spirit

3. a carved doll wearing the costume of a particular Pueblo spirit; usually presented to a child as a gift

Definition categories: man–made, doll, dolly