Narragansett

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noun Nar·ra·gan·sett \ˌner-ə-ˈgan(t)-sət, ˌna-rə-\
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Narraganset

Definition of Narragansett

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Narragansett

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Narragansetts

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Narraganset

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Narragansets

  1. 1 :  a member of an American Indian people of Rhode Island

  2. 2 :  the Algonquian language of the Narragansett people

Origin and Etymology of narragansett

modification of Narragansett Nahicans, Nayohygunsic, locale on Narragansett Bay


Narragansett

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geographical name Nar·ra·gan·sett \ˌna-rə-ˈgan(t)-sət\

Definition of Narragansett

  1. town and summer resort at the entrance to Narragansett Bay in southern Rhode Island population 15,868


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