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ˌsæk ə dʒəˈwi ə; -gəˈwi ə, -dʒə-saca·jawea

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  1. Sacagawea, Sacajaweanoun

    the Shoshone guide and interpreter who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition part of the way


  1. sacajawea

    Sacagawea ( sack-uh-juh-WE-uh or suh-COG-uh-way-uh; also spelled Sakakawea or Sacajawea; May c. 1788 – December 20, 1812 or April 9, 1884) was a Lemhi Shoshone woman who, in her teens, helped the Lewis and Clark Expedition in achieving their chartered mission objectives by exploring the Louisiana Territory. Sacagawea traveled with the expedition thousands of miles from North Dakota to the Pacific Ocean, helping to establish cultural contacts with Native American people and contributing to the expedition's knowledge of natural history in different regions. The National American Woman Suffrage Association of the early 20th century adopted her as a symbol of women's worth and independence, erecting several statues and plaques in her memory, and doing much to recount her accomplishments.


  1. sacajawea

    Sacajawea, also spelled Sacagawea, was a Native American Shoshone woman who played a vital role in the expedition of Lewis and Clark across the United States, acting as an interpreter and guide. Born around 1788, she is often credited for helping the explorers successfully navigate through the American frontier, reaching the Pacific Coast. Her skills aimed at survival, such as finding edible plants, proved invaluable for the expedition team. Sacajawea has became a symbol of women's worth and independence in American folklore and culture.


  1. Sacajawea

    Sacajawea is a massive historical fiction novel about the life of Sacajawea, noted Shoshone Indian travel guide of Lewis and Clark. It was written by Anna Lee Waldo and published in 1978. It took Waldo ten years to research and write the novel. Sacajawea is Waldo's first book.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacajawea in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sacajawea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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