Choptank

noun Chop·tank \ ˈchäpˌtaŋk \

Definition of Choptank

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