Massachusett

noun Mas·sa·chu·sett \ ˌma-sə-ˈchü-sət , -zət also ˌmas-ˈchü- \
variants: or Massachuset

Definition of Massachusett

plural Massachusetts or Massachusett or Massachusets or Massachuset
1 : a member of an American Indian people of Massachusetts
2 : the extinct Algonquian language of the Massachusett people

Origin and Etymology of massachusett

Massachusett, a locality, literally, at the big hill


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