Onondaga

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noun On·on·da·ga \ˌä-nə(n)-ˈdȯ-gə, -ˈdā-, -ˈdä-\

Definition of Onondaga

plural

Onondaga

or

Onondagas

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of New York and Canada

  2. 2 :  the Iroquoian language of the Onondaga people

Origin and Etymology of onondaga

Onondaga onǫ́·tàʔke, the chief Onondaga town


First Known Use: 1677


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