Definitions for wampanoagˌwɑm pəˈnoʊ æg

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Wam•pa•no•agˌwɑm pəˈnoʊ æg(n.)(pl.)-ags; -ag.

  1. a member of an American Indian people of SE Massachusetts.

    Category: Peoples

  2. the dialect of Massachusett, now extinct, spoken by the Wampanoags.

    Category: Peoples

Origin of Wampanoag:

1670–80, Amer.; < Narragansett, = Proto-Algonquian *wa·pan(w)- dawn +*-o·w- person of +*-aki pl. suffix, i.e., easterners

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Wampanoag(noun)

    a member of the Algonquian people of Rhode Island and Massachusetts who greeted the Pilgrims


  1. Wampanoag(ProperNoun)

    A Native American tribe located in southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

  2. Wampanoag(ProperNoun)

    The extinct Algonquin language of the Wampanoag tribe.

  3. Wampanoag(ProperNoun)

    A current Native American nation currently consisting of five affiliated tribes.

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