Definition of Munsee
1 : a Delaware Indian people of northern New Jersey and neighboring parts of New York west of the Hudson
2 : a member of the Munsee people
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Origin and Etymology of munsee
Delaware Min-asin-ink, literally, at the place where stones are gathered together
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