Definition of Tuscarora
plural Tuscarora or Tuscaroras
1 : a member of an American Indian people originally of North Carolina and later of New York and Ontario
2 : the Iroquoian language of the Tuscarora people
Origin of tuscarora
of Iroquoian origin; akin to Tuscarora skarò·rθʔ, a self-designation
First Known Use: 1713
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