Erie

noun \ ˈir-ē \

Definition of Erie

1 : a member of an American Indian people living south of Lake Erie in the 17th century
2 : the extinct and prob. Iroquoian language of the Erie people

Origin and Etymology of erie

American French Erie, Erié, modification of Huron Eriehronon the Erie people


Erie

geographical name \ ˈir-ē \

Definition of Erie

city and port on Lake Erie in northwestern Pennsylvania population 101,786

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