Pawnee

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noun Paw·nee \pȯ-ˈnē, pä-\

Definition of Pawnee

plural

Pawnee

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Pawnees

  1. :  a member of an American Indian people originally of Kansas and Nebraska

Origin and Etymology of pawnee

of Siouan origin; akin to Osage ppáį Pawnee, Omaha ppáðį


First Known Use: 1698


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