Meherrin

noun
Me·​her·​rin | \ məˈherə̇n \
plural Meherrin or Meherrins

Definition of Meherrin

1a : an Iroquoian people of the Meherrin river valley in Virginia and North Carolina
b : a member of such people
2 : the language of the Meherrin people

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from the Meherrin river

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“Meherrin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Meherrin. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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