Lenape

noun
Len·​a·​pe | \ ˈle-nə-pē How to pronounce Lenape (audio) , lə-ˈnä-pē\
plural Lenape or Lenapes

Definition of Lenape

First Known Use of Lenape

1728, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Lenape

Delaware (Unami dialects) ləná·pe·

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Lenape

Dictionary Entries near Lenape

lemuroid

Lemuroidea

Lena

Lenape

Lenard rays

Lenca

Lencan

Statistics for Lenape

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for Lenape

The first known use of Lenape was in 1728

See more words from the same year

Comments on Lenape

What made you want to look up Lenape? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a device or gadget

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words for Summer: A Quiz

  • a closeup of a sunflower
  • Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!