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Wampanoag

noun Wam·pa·no·ag \ˌwäm-pə-ˈnō-(ˌ)ag, ˌwm-\
plural Wampanoag or Wampanoags

Definition of WAMPANOAG

:  a member of an American Indian people of Rhode Island east of Narragansett Bay and neighboring parts of Massachusetts
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Origin of WAMPANOAG

Narragansett, literally, easterners
First Known Use: 1676
WAMPANOAG Defined for Kids

Wampanoag

noun Wam·pa·noag \ˈwäm-pə-ˌng\
plural Wampanoag or Wam·pa·noags

Definition of WAMPANOAG for Kids

:  a member of an American Indian people of eastern Rhode Island and neighboring parts of Massachusetts

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