Definition of Onondaga
plural On·on·da·ga or On·on·da·gas
1 : a member of an American Indian people of New York and Canada
2 : the Iroquoian language of the Onondaga people
Origin of onondaga
Onondaga onǫ́·tàʔke, the chief Onondaga town
First Known Use: 1684
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