Mahican

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noun Ma·hi·can \mə-ˈhē-kən\
variants: or

Mohican

play \mō-, mə-\

Definition of Mahican

plural

Mahican

or

Mahicans

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of the upper Hudson River valley

  2. 2 :  the extinct Algonquian language of the Mahican people

Origin and Etymology of mahican

Mahican


First Known Use: circa 1614


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