noun \ˈsa-gə-ˌmr\

Definition of SAGAMORE

:  a subordinate chief of the Algonquian Indians of the North Atlantic coast
:  sachem 1

Origin of SAGAMORE

Eastern Abenaki sὰkəmα
First Known Use: 1613


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