Choptank

noun Chop·tank \ˈchäpˌtaŋk\

Definition of Choptank

plural

Choptank

or

Choptanks

  1. 1 :  an Algonquian people once resident on the Choptank river in Maryland — compare nanticoke

  2. 2 :  a member of the Choptank people

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Origin and Etymology of choptank

perhaps from Choptank river, Maryland, where they settled


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