from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A member of a subgroup of the Delaware group of Native American peoples, formerly inhabiting northern New Jersey and southeastern New York, and later also inhabiting Ontario.
  • noun The Algonquian language of this people.

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  • proper noun An endangered Eastern Algonquian language, one of the two Delaware languages, spoken aboriginally in the vicinity of what is now New York City.


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