Pennacook

noun Pen·na·cook \ ˈpenəˌku̇k \

Definition of Pennacook

plural Pennacook or Pennacooks
1 :a confederacy of Algonquian peoples of southwestern Maine, northeastern Massachusetts, and New Hampshire
2 :a member of the Pennacook confederacy

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Origin and Etymology of pennacook

of Algonquian origin; akin to Abenaki pĭnâkuk downhill


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